This qualification provides a vocational outcome in parks and gardens. The parks and gardens industry expects this qualification to be achieved to meet job outcomes at this level. Further training pathways from this qualification include, but are not limited to, Certificate IV in Parks and Gardens.
Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include: Municipal/city gardener or Horticulturist.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification. It is recommended that participants:
- Be at least 15 years of age or older and;
- Have at least a Year 8 level of numeracy, literacy and communication skills.
This qualification may be delivered in a clustered, blended approach combining traditional classroom training, distance or online learning with work-based experiences, recognition of prior learning and allowable credit transfers. The classroom component of the qualification is customised to suit the individual client needs. The length and complexity of work-based training sessions will differ and be dependent on the progress of individual participants. Accelerated learning is open to all participants providing that they are able to demonstrate competency in all units required to gain the qualification.
UNITS OF COMPETENCY
Total number of units = Sixteen (16)
- Five (5) core units
- Eleven (11) elective units
- AHCPMG301 Control weeds
- AHCPMG302 Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
- AHCPCM301 Implement a plant nutrition program
- AHCPCM302 Provide information on plants and their culture
- AHCWHS301 Contribute to work health and safety processes
Selected units must be relevant to job outcomes in parks and gardens and must be chosen to ensure the integrity of the qualification outcome at AQF Level 3.
For a full list of electives please access this link: https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/AHC31016
FEE FOR SERVICE
|Service||Fee for Service Price|
|Recognition of Prior Learning||$2,450.00|
|Full course (Online)||$5,190.00|
HOW TO APPLY
Interested applicants should contact our friendly team on 07 3373 8888.