This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to undertake pre start checks, operate, maintain and shut down basic machinery and equipment used in the agriculture, horticulture and land management sectors.
This unit does not apply to chainsaws, tractors, vehicles, and earth moving equipment.
The unit applies to individuals who operate basic machinery and equipment to undertake routine work under general supervision with limited autonomy and accountability.
No occupational licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
On successful completion you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment and a wallet sized operator card stating the unit achieved.
In order to receive a certificate for any accredited course, all students must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). We recommend that you create your USI before you book your course. You will need your USI to enrol. Create one or find out more at www.usi.gov.au