CERTIFICATE II IN AGRICULTURE AHC20116

Details Price Qty
AHC20116 Cert II in Agriculture Online E-Learning & Self-Pacedshow details + $2,490.00 (AUD)  
AHC20116 Cert II in Agriculture Full Time Courseshow details + $3,490.00 (AUD)  

  • June 2, 2018 - December 31, 2018
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost:

$2490 per person online e-learning and self-paced. Online course cost could vary due to student’s circumstances. This will be established with enrolment. Full time course cost is $3490.

Standard Course:

The course is developed to be conducted online e-learning with workplace practical activities to be signed off by your trainer/supervisor and assessor. The time to complete this qualification is up to 2 years. Duration may be dependent upon participant numbers, delivery styles and employer facilitation.
The course could be delivered full time for a period of 13 – 15 weeks provided minimum student numbers have been met. Please contact the office.

Overview:

The qualification enables individuals to select a cropping or livestock context as a job focus or, in the case of mixed farming enterprises, both. Industry expects individuals with this qualification to carry out routine tasks under general supervision and exercise limited autonomy with some accountability for their own work. Job roles vary across different industry sectors and may include:

  • Farm hand
  • Farm or Station worker
  • Animal attendant/stockperson

It includes the theoretical and practical components of eighteen (18) units of competency.

Code:

AHC20116
Pre-Requisites:
There are no entry requirements for these courses.

Units:

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete a total of 18 units:
3 Core units
15 elective units

The following units are available at the moment:

Core units

AHCWHS201 Participate in work health and safety processes
AHCWRK204 Work effectively in the industry
AHCWRK209 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

Elective units available

Group A

AHCBIO201 Inspect and clean machinery for plant, animal and soil material
AHCSOL202 Assist with soil or growing media sampling and testing
AHCMOM203 Operate basic machinery and equipment
AHCCHM201 Apply chemicals under supervision
AHCPMG201 Treat weeds
AHCPMG202 Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders
AHCINF203 Maintain properties and structures
AHCINF202 Install, maintain and repair farm fencing
AHCMOM202 Operate tractors
AHCMOM204 Undertake operational maintenance of machinery
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations
AHCLSK202 Care for health and welfare of livestock

Group B

AHCPHT201 Plant horticultural crops – not online
AHCPHT203 Support horticultural crop harvesting – not online

Additional units below could be delivered with a Statement of Attainment. We regard each client as having their own specific need in training.  Units above could be swapped with additional units below or other units our scope to suit the client. Packaging rules for this qualification must be followed at all times.  (Not more than 15 electives are allowed for the full qualification)

Other

RIIMPO321E Conduct civil construction wheeled front end loader operations – not online
RIIMPO320E Conduct civil construction excavator operations – not online
AHCWRK201 Observe and report on weather
AHCWRK205 Participate in workplace communications
TLID1001 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods – not online
AHCWRK207 Collect and record production data
AHCNSY203 Undertake propagation activities
AHCLSK204 Carry out regular livestock observation
AHCLSK205 Handle livestock using basic techniques
AHCLSK206 Identify and mark livestock
AHCLSK207 Load and unload livestock
AHCLSK209 Monitor water supplies
AHCLSK210 Muster and move livestock
AHCLSK211 Provide feed for livestock
TLILIC2001 Licence to operate a forklift truck – not online
AHCPHT205 Carry out postharvest operations – not online
RIIWHS202D Enter and work in confined spaces – not online
RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights – not online
AHCMOM213 Operate and maintain chainsaws – not online

Outcomes:

On successful completion of this course, participants will be issued a ‘Certificate II in Agriculture AHC20116’ certifying competence of the 18 units completed.

Course Delivery:

The course is developed to be delivered online e-learning. Some units will have to be block training face to face if elected.
For students that are already employed in the industry:
Your supervisor will play a large part in the practical tasks. Visits by your trainer and assessor will be organised with enrolment.
For students that are not employed and wishes to gain employment in the industry:
Regular training and assessment activities will be organised with the student. This could be at your own place or designated farm or station enterprises or at LT Training’s training facilities with enrolment.

RPL:

LT Training will consider RPL for the units of competency if applicant can provide sufficient evidence.

Payment Option:

A deposit of $1500 is required for enrolment to secure your placement and the remaining amount is due weekly after the course has started.  Weekly installments will not be larger than $1500.

Further Information:

Other requirements:

Computer with internet access.
For practical activities – Wide brim hat, shirt with sleeves, work boots, water bottle

Please take the time to familiarise yourself with our Student Handbook which contains loads of information for our students including our policies and terms and conditions. The handbook will be shared electronically or in hard copy. If you have any questions at all, we are happy to help.