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AHC30916 Certificate III in Landscape Construction

Gain the skills that can lead to employment in landscaping, parks and gardens or as a professional landscaper. This qualification is highly desired by employers in the industry who are looking to hire people to fill these positions. This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in landscape construction. The landscaping industry expects this qualification to be achieved to meet job outcomes at this level. No occupational licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

 

Pre-Requisites

None 

Entry Requirements

  • 16 years + (parental consent required if under 18).
  • Mature age students
  • RPL if able to demonstrate relevant skills and knowledge.
  • Access to a computer with word processing, PDF reader capabilities and an internet connection
  • A good command of written English
  • Ability to allocate appropriate study hours per week

 

What will I learn?

  • Erect timber structures and features
  • Implement a plant establishment program
  • Install drainage systems
  • Implement a paving project
  • Contribute to work health and safety processes
  • Set out site for construction works
  • Implement a retaining wall project
  • Coordinate work site activities
  • Cost a project
  • Construct stone structures and features
  • Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas
  • Construct landscape features using concrete
  • Install water features
  • Construct brick and block structures and features
  • Provide information on plants and their culture


Delivery

  • Face-to-Face
  • Online
  • Workplace
  • Blended
  • Traineeship

Students have 18 months to complete their qualification and they are able to complete their course work at their own pace using their selected delivery option.

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In the Certificate III in Landscape Construction you will be required to complete 5 core units and 11 elective units:

Core Units 

AHCWHS301 Contribute to work health and safety processes

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

 

Elective Units

AHCARB301 Implement a tree maintenance program

AHCPCM304 Report on health and condition of trees

AHCARB303 Perform pruning operations

AHCARB305 Dismantle trees

AHCARB306 Undertake aerial rescue

AHCARB307 Use advanced climbing techniques* AHCARB312 Use standard climbing techniques to access trees**

AHCARB311 Tie, dress, set and finish arborist knots HLTAID003 Provide first aid

AHCARB308 Install cable and bracing

AHCARB309 Implement a tree protection program

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

AHCBER304 Carry out movement and security procedures

AHCBIO305 Apply biosecurity measures

AHCCHM303 Prepare and apply chemicals

AHCCHM304 Transport, handle and store chemicals

AHCIRG303 Measure irrigation delivery system performance

AHCIRG306 Troubleshoot irrigation systems

AHCIRG331 Install pressurised irrigation systems

AHCIRG332 Operate pressurised irrigation systems

AHCIRG333 Maintain pressurised irrigation systems

AHCLSC301 Set out site for construction works

AHCLSC302 Construct landscape features using concrete

AHCLSC303 Construct brick and or block structures and features

AHCLSC304 Erect timber structures and features

AHCLSC305 Construct stone structures and features

AHCLSC306 Implement a paving project

AHCLSC307 Implement a retaining wall project

AHCLSC308 Install metal structures and features

AHCLSC309 Install water features

AHCLSC310 Implement a tree transplanting program

AHCMOM304 Operate machinery and equipment

AHCNSY301 Maintain nursery plants

AHCNSY302 Receive and dispatch nursery products

AHCNSY303 Install and maintain plant displays

AHCNSY304Deliver and promote sales of plants

AHCNSY305 Prepare specialised plants

AHCNSY306 Implement a propagation plan

AHCNSY307 Operate fertigation equipment

AHCPCM301 Implement a plant nutrition program

AHCPCM303 Identify plant specimens

AHCPGD301 Implement a plant establishment program

AHCPGD302 Plan and maintain plant displays

AHCPGD303 Perform specialist amenity pruning

AHCPGD304 Implement a landscape maintenance program

AHCPGD305 Conduct operational inspection of park facilities

AHCPGD306 Implement a maintenance program for an aquatic environment

AHCSOL301 Prepare growing media

AHCTRF301 Construct turf playing surfaces

AHCTRF302 Establish turf

AHCTRF303 Implement a grassed area maintenance program

AHCTRF304 Monitor turf health

AHCTRF305 Renovate sports turf

AHCWAT301 Monitor and operate water treatment processes

AHCWRK305 Coordinate work site activities

AHCWRK311 Conduct site inspection

AHCWRK309 Apply environmentally sustainable work practices

FWPCOT3238 Operate a pole saw

FWPFGM3213 Fall trees manually (advanced)

RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan

 

Pathways

This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in landscape construction. The landscaping 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 Landscape.

This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship. Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include: Landscaper.

 

Pricing

Pricing for this Qualification does vary as there may be credit transfers or RPL available. Contact the Office on (07) 4123 0415.

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