AHC30616 Certificate III in Production Horticulture
ABOUT THIS COURSE
AHC30616 Certificate III in Production Horticulture is a nationally recognised qualification covering the skills and knowledge relating to the horticulture industry such as maintaining plants, treating pests and diseases, landscaping and drainage systems.
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however it is recommended you have basic knowledge of horticultural principles.
Face to Face classes. 15-week duration 3 days/week. For class times and locations please call 07 5534 7074.
You will need access to a computer and internet connection.
Basic computer skills are required.
Who Should Do This Course?
- Anyone wanting a new career in a nursery, orchard, or vegetable growing
- Existing workers in the horticulture sector who wish to develop or enhance their knowledge and skills
Payment and Funding Options
There are different payment options depending on your situation. These include:
- Certificate 3 Guarantee funding (QLD residents only, conditions apply)*
- Payment Plans
*To assess your eligibility for funding through the Certificate 3 Guarantee program please click here.
Department of Education – Certificate 3 Guarantee. $50*
*Each student funded under the certificate 3 guarantee program is required to pay a co-contribution fee towards their qualification.
The student co-contribution fee for this qualification is $50 non-concession and $20 for concession students. This equates to This equates to $3.33 per unit of competency for non-concesssional students and $1.33 for concessional students.
Fee for Service
The fee for service charge of this course is $4,760 – please contact us for information about payment plan options.
Units of Competency
The following units of competency are included in the AHC30616 Cert III Production Horticulture. In order to be awarded this qualification, you must competently complete all of the requirements for each unit of study.
|Unit Code||Unit Title||Core/Elective|
|AHCWHS301||Contribute to work health and safety processes||Core|
|AHCWRK309||Apply environmentally sustainable work practices||Elective|
|AHCCHM303||Prepare and apply chemicals||Elective|
|AHCCHM304||Transport and store chemicals||Elective|
|AHCWRK303||Respond to emergencies||Elective|
|AHCBIO302||Identify and report unusual disease or plant pest signs||Elective|
|AHCPMG302||Control plant pests, diseases and disorders||Elective|
|AHCPHT303||Implement a post-harvest program||Elective|
|AHCPHT306||Establish horticultural crops||Elective|
|AHCPHT310||Coordinate horticultural crop harvesting||Elective|
|AHCIRG338||Troubleshoot irrigation systems||Elective|
|AHCIRG346||Operate pressurised irrigation systems||Elective|
|AHCIRG331||Install pressurised irrigation systems||Elective|
*Elective units are subject to change.