AHC30916 Certificate III in Landscape Construction
The AHC30916 Certificate III in Landscape Construction is a nationally recognised qualification covering the skills and knowledge relating to the landscaping industry such as constructing paving, retaining walls, irrigation, plant selection and propagation, soil structure and garden bed preparation and planting.
Core offers all students the opportunity to obtain recognition of their existing skills and knowledge gained through their relevant job experience. This means you only train in areas that you are not currently familiar with and can reduce the duration of your course significantly.
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however it is recommended you have basic knowledge of horticultural principles.
Over 93% of students who complete this course are employed or go onto further study.
From Myskills.gov.au – December 2017
|Total No. Of Units||15|
|No of Core Units||11|
|No of Elective Units||4|
|Unit Code||Unit Title||Core/Elective|
|AHCDRG301||Install Drainage Systems||Core|
|AHCLSC301||Set Out Site For Construction Works||Core|
|AHCLSC302||Construct Landscape Features using Concrete||Core|
|AHCLSC303||Construct Brick/Block Structures and Features||Core|
|AHCLSC305||Construct Stone Structures and Features||Core|
|AHCLSC306||Implement a Paving Project||Core|
|AHCLSC307||Implement a Retaining Wall Project||Core|
|AHCPCM302||Provide Information on Plants and their Culture||Core|
|AHCPGD301||Implement a Plant Establishment Program||Core|
|AHCSOL303||Implement Soil Improvements for Garden and Turf Areas||Core|
|AHCWHS301||Contribute to Work Health and Safety Processes||Core|
|AHCCHM304||Transport and Store Chemicals||Elective|
|AHCCHM303||Prepare and Apply Chemicals||Elective|
|AHCBUS402||Cost a Project||Elective|
- Alternate electives may be available upon request.
Students wishing to do this course can be provided with subsidised funding as follows.
Department of Education – Certificate 3 Guarantee
Department of Education – Certificate 3 Guarantee $50
Fee for Service
The fee for service charge of this course is $4,168 – please contact us for information about payment plan options.
Some training is conducted in the classroom where students will develop their theoretical knowledge and also at Core Industry Training’s campus, where students will undertake practical projects in a variety of settings as well as self directed learning at home.
Students learn in smaller classroom sizes and activities are designed so that students can take what they have learnt and apply to it a workplace straight away.
On completion, you will be eligible to receive the qualification AHC30916 Certificate III in Landscape Construction
Educational pathways from this qualification include:
AHC40316 Certificate IV in Production Horticulture
AHC50310 Diploma of Production Horticulture
AHC50616:Diploma of Landscape Design