AHC31116 | CERTIFICATE III IN PRODUCTION NURSERY

 

CRICOS Course Code:

092548B (VIC)

Course Duration:

52 Weeks

 

 

Study Mode:

National Students:

Classroom face to face

Online – Moodle – for persons employed in the industry

Distance – for persons employed in the industry

Apprenticeship

VET in Schools

 

International Students:

Classroom face to face only (20 hours per week).

 

Unit & Assessment Information:

Completion of sixteen (16) selected units below.

Unit Assessment
AHCPMG302 Control plant pests, diseases and disorders

Assessment 1: Tasks

Assessment 2: Worksite base report

Assessment 3: Practical activity / Simulated workplace exercise

Assessment item 4: Quiz / Examination

AHCWRK303 Respond to emergencies

Assessment item 1: Written task

Assessment item 2: First aid Case Study Scenarios

AHCCHM303 Prepare and apply chemicals Activity / Learning Guide (this includes practical assessments) and Closed book label reading exercise
AHCNSY306 Implement a propagation plan Activity / Learning Guide (this includes practical assessments)
AHCBIO305 Apply biosecurity measures Activity / Learning Guide (this includes practical assessments)
AHCWRK305 Coordinate work site activities Activity / Learning Guide (this includes practical assessments)
AHCIRG306 Troubleshoot irrigation systems Activity / Learning Guide (this includes practical assessments)
AHCWHS301 Contribute to work health and safety processes

Assignment 1 – A&B Written Task

Assignment  2 A – Written Task

Assignment  2 – B Written Task

Assessment 3 – Written Examination

AHCNSY301 Maintain nursery plants Activity / Learning Guide (this includes practical assessments)
AHCPCM301 Implement a plant nutrition program Activity / Learning Guide (this includes practical assessments)
AHCSOL401 Sample soils and interpret results Activity / Learning Guide (this includes practical assessments)
AHCPMG301 Control weeds Activity / Learning Guide (this includes practical assessments)
AHCCHM304 Transport, handle and store chemicals Activity / Learning Guide (this includes practical assessments)
AHCPCM302 Provide information on plants and their culture Activity / Learning Guide (this includes practical assessments)
AHCBER301 Work effectively in an emergency disease or plant pest response Activity / Learning Guide (this includes practical assessments)

AHCSOL301 Prepare growing media Activity / Learning Guide (this includes practical assessments)

 

Classifications

ANZSCO 362411 Nurseryperson

 

Entry requirements

Age:  16 plus
English Proficiency Requirement: all students must complete a Language Literacy & Numeracy Assessment, assessed by the Language Studies Department.
Academic Requirement:  Completion of equivalent to certificate II or higher or Year 10 equivalent completed or an interest in horticultural studies or currently employed in the Horticulture Industry, with at least 12 months equivalent employment or a genuine interest in commencing a career in horticulture.

Tuition Costs

Please see fee schedule from relevant National or International Student page