AHC30716 Certificate III in Horticulture
What is this qualification?
This qualification provides skills and knowledge to meet the needs of various sectors in the horticulture industry.
This qualification is funded by the Queensland government.
Complete the Expression of Interest to determine your eligibility for QLD funding.
Talk to a Course Advisor. They can help you decide which course is best for you.
- Floriculture Tradesperson
You will need:
- Desktop, laptop or tablet
- Microsoft Office or equivalent
- Broadband internet connection
- A web camera and a speaker
- Access to software to view online videos and images, such as Adobe Reader, Windows Media Player, Windows Photo Viewer, which are available as a download from the internet.
Our workplace training programs are dedicated to finding the best opportunities for employers and staff including access to available funding options and maintaining flexible delivery options. Delivered in the workplace, either by self-paced with regular trainer visits, online with trainer support, classroom or workshops. Our workplace programs will result in practical skills and knowledge that are immediately transferable to the workplace. A streamlined RPL assessment process is available for those who are seeking recognition of existing skills, knowledge and experience.
- Written activities
- Case studies
- Role plays / observations
Total number of units = 16
- 5 core units
- 11 elective units
AHCPCM302 Provide information on plants and their culture
AHCPMG301 Control weeds
AHCPMG302 Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
AHCSOL303 Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas
AHCBER301 Work effectively in an emergency disease or plant pest response
AHCBIO302 Identify and report unusual disease or plant pest signs
AHCBER303 Carry out emergency disease or plant pest control procedures at infected premises
AHCCHM303 Prepare and apply chemicals
AHCPCM301 Implement a plant nutrition program
AHCPCM303 Identify plant specimens
AHCTRF302 Establish turf
AHCTRF303 Implement a grassed area maintenance program
AHCWAT301 Monitor and operate water treatment processes
FWPFGM3213 Fall trees manually (advanced)
This qualification is currently being funded by the Queensland State Government’s Department of Education and Training through the Certificate 3 Guarantee and Fee-free training for Year 12 graduates for eligible Queensland participants. For full eligibility information, a breakdown of the fees applicable and our terms and conditions, please click here.
This course can be completed anywhere in Australia
Self Paced Delivery
This course can be completed in your own time
We have industry partnerships and a large reach across Australia
Available in QLD