AHC32816 Certificate III Rural Operations
The AHC32816 Certificate III in Rural Operations Construction is a nationally recognised qualification providing employment options in the areas of agriculture, horticulture and conservation land management as well as several other industries. You will learn about safe work practices and environmentally sustainable work practices, as well as selected industry-specific skills and knowledge.
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.
Over 91% of students who complete this course are employed or go onto further study.
From Myskills.gov.au – December 2017
|Total No. Of Units||16|
|No of Core Units||2|
|No of Elective Units||14|
|Unit Code||Unit Title||Core/Elective|
|AHCWHS301||Contribute to Work Health and Safety Issues||Core|
|AHCWRK309||Apply Environmentally Sustainable Work Practices||Core|
|AHCSOL301||Prepare growing media||Elective|
|AHCCHM303||Prepare and apply chemicals||Elective|
|AHCCHM304||Transport and store chemicals||Elective|
|AHCDRG301||Install drainage systems||Elective|
|AHCMOM212||Operate Quad Bikes||Elective|
|AHCMOM213||Operate and Maintain Chainsaws||Elective|
|AHCMOM304||Operate machinery and equipment||Elective|
|AHCNAR303||Implement revegetation works||Elective|
|AHCLSC301||Set out site from construction works||Elective|
|AHCSOL303||Implement Soil Improvements for Garden and Turf Areas||Elective|
|FWPCOT2238||Cut Materials with a Hand Held Chainsaw||Elective|
|FWPCOT2239||Trim and Cut Felled Trees||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 $3,576 – 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 nurseries 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 AHC32816 Certificate III in Rural Operations
This qualification lends itself to multiple other qualifications in the Agricultural and Horticultural Industry