CRICOS Course Code:
092610A (VIC)
Course Duration:
52 weeks
Classification :
ANZSCO 121000 Farmers And Farm Managers
 Study Mode:
National Students:
Classroom face to faceOnline – MoodleDistance
International Students:
Classroom face to face only (20 hours per week)



Unit & Assessment Information:

Completion of ten (10) selected units as below.


AHCBUS501 Manage Staff

Assessment  task 1: short answer questions, resume writing, job analysis Case studies

Assessment task 2: Work engagement task – completion of records sheets, workplace entitlements and laws

Assessment task 3: Job descriptions

Assessment task 4: Workplace legislation and laws

Assessment task 5: OHS and the workplace task& industrial awards / unions etc Examination: calculation of wages, and overall assumptive assessment


AHCWRK511 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability ASSESSMENT ITEM 1: Assignment: Develop a sustainability policy

ASSESSMENT ITEM 2 & 3:  Practical Task: Presentation & Peer Review: Implement a training program for the policy you have developed, you will also be required to write a procedure detailing the implementation of the policy.


AHCAGB501 Develop climate risk management strategies Assessment Item 1 Short Answer QuestionsTutorial Task (Practical Exercise)Climate Modelling CSIRO exercise

Assessment Item 2 Task 2: Major Assignment: Research Assignment


AHCWHS501 Manage work health and safety processes Assessment Item 1: Task: Short Answer Questions and Scenario Analysis

Assessment Item 2: Role play (Demonstration exercise)

Assessment item 3: Audit report and checklist

Assessment Item 4: Examination(Closed Book)

Overall Assessment of Legislation and application of WHS Processes in Industry


AHCAGB503 Plan and monitor production processes Assessment Item  1:(Activities 1-17 workbook)Group exercise

Assessment Item 2:Exam-50 x Multiple choice questions (via Moodle)


AHCBUS506 Develop and review a business plan Assessment Item 1: Business plan proposal and presentation

Assessment item 2: Develop a business plan-on a protected cropping scenario based on the Werribee South Simulation

Assessment Item 3: Examination-Review of business plan prepared in Assessment item 2


AHCCHM501 Develop a chemical use strategy Assessment Item 1: Assignment 1: Short Answer Research Questions

Assessment item 2: Assignment 2: Short Answer Questions & Risk Assessment (Practical Exercise)

Assignment Item 3: Unit Calibration, Spill Kit

Assessment Item 4: Examination


AHCSOL501 Monitor and manage soils for production projects Assessment Item 1:Assignment 1: Short Answer Research Questions

Assessment item 2: Assignment 2: Short Answer Questions & Risk Assessment (Practical Exercise (Soil Testing)

Assessment item 3: Assignment 3: Soil analysis

Assessment Item 4: Examination


AHCAGB505 Develop a whole farm plan Assessment item 1: Understanding Mapping-Audit a property site

Assessment item 2: Develop and create a whole farm plan

Assessment item 3: Review the farm plan

Assessment Item 4: Examination: legal requirements impacting on whole farm planning (Moodle Quiz 10 questions)


AHCBUS507 Monitor and review business performance Assessment Item 1: Task 1: Gross Margin Evaluation of Business Performance

Assessment Item 2: Task 2: Short Answer Questions

Assessment Item 3: Task 3: Human resource and performance requirements in Agriculture / Agribusiness

Assessment Item 4: Task 4: Review of Business Performance in Agriculture / Agribusiness



Entry requirements:
Age:  16 plus
English Proficiency Requirements: all candidates must complete a Language Literacy & Numeracy Assessment, assessed by the Language Studies Department.
Academic Requirement: Completion of Certificate IV in Agriculture or related field or equivalent to Australian Year 12 general schooling or 2 years work experience in agricultural related field.
Tuition Costs:

Please see fee schedule from relevant National or International Student page.