Qualification details

AHC33210 - Certificate III in Floriculture (Release 2)

Summary

Releases:
ReleaseStatusRelease date
2 (this release)Current 16/Aug/2013
(View details for release 1) Replaced10/Jun/2011

Usage recommendation:
Superseded
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Is superseded by and equivalent to AHC33216 - Certificate III in FloricultureThis qualification is equivalent to AHC33210 Certificate III in Floriculture. 26/Jun/2016
Supersedes RTF30303 - Certificate III in Horticulture (Floriculture) 09/Jun/2011

Training packages that include this qualification

CodeTitleSort Table listing Training Packges by the Title columnRelease
AHC10 - Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land ManagementAgriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management 7.0-7.0,8.0-8.0 

Units of competency

CodeSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Code columnTitleSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Title columnEssential
AHCBIO302A - Identify and report unusual disease or plant pest signsIdentify and report unusual disease or plant pest signs N/A
AHCCHM301A - Conduct fumigation in enclosed spacesConduct fumigation in enclosed spaces N/A
AHCCHM302A - Fumigate soil using chemicalsFumigate soil using chemicals N/A
AHCCHM303A - Prepare and apply chemicalsPrepare and apply chemicals N/A
AHCCHM304A - Transport, handle and store chemicalsTransport, handle and store chemicals N/A
AHCDRG301A - Install drainage systemsInstall drainage systems N/A
AHCDRG302A - Measure drainage system performanceMeasure drainage system performance N/A
AHCDRG303A - Troubleshoot drainage systemsTroubleshoot drainage systems N/A
AHCHYD301A - Implement a maintenance program for hydroponic systemsImplement a maintenance program for hydroponic systems N/A
AHCHYD302A - Install hydroponic systemsInstall hydroponic systems N/A
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 362411 Nurseryperson 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 4621-11 Nurseryperson 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0503 Horticulture And Viticulture 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 362411 Nurseryperson 04/Nov/2011 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 4621-11 Nurseryperson 04/Nov/2011 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0503 Horticulture And Viticulture 04/Nov/2011 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 10/Jun/2011 
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Modification History

Release 

TP Version 

Comments 

2

AHC10v7

Replaced superseded elective AHCPHT302A Coordinate horticultural crop harvesting with new unit AHCPHT310A Coordinate horticultural crop harvesting

1

AHC10

Initial release

Description

This qualification provides a vocational outcome in floriculture. The floriculture industry expects this qualification to be achieved to meet job outcomes at this level.

Pathways Information

Qualification pathways 

Pathways into the qualification 

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry.

Pathways from the qualification 

Further training pathways from this qualification include, but are not limited to, Certificate IV in Production Horticulture.

Australian Apprenticeships 

This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship.

Job roles 

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

Flower farm worker

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements 

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Employability Skills Summary

EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS QUALIFICATION SUMMARY 

Employability Skill 

Industry /enterprise requirements for this qualification include :

Communication

  • Listening and understanding
  • Speaking clearly and directly
  • Reading and interpreting workplace related documentation
  • Applying numeracy skills to workplace requirements

Teamwork

  • Working as an individual and a team member
  • Working with diverse individuals and groups
  • Applying knowledge of own role as a part of a team

Problem-solving

  • Developing practical and creative solutions to workplace problems
  • Showing interdependence and initiative in identifying problems
  • Solving problems individually or in teams

Initiative and enterprise

  • Adapting to new situations
  • Being creative in response to workplace challenges
  • Identifying opportunities that might not be obvious to others

Planning and organising

  • Collecting analysing and organising information
  • Being appropriately resourceful

Self-management

  • Monitoring and evaluating own performance
  • Taking responsibility at the appropriate level

Learning

  • Being open to learning, new ideas and techniques

  • Learning in a range of settings including informal learning

Technology

  • Using technology and related workplace equipment
  • Using basic technology skills
  • Applying OHS knowledge when using technology

Packaging Rules

Packaging Rules 

Completion of fifteen (15) units made up of one (1) core unit and fourteen (14) elective units.

ELECTIVE UNITS 

  • a minimum of four (4) units must come from elective group A
  • a minimum of seven (7) units must come from elective groups A or B
  • a maximum of three (3) units may be selected from units aligned to Certificates II, III IV in AHC10 or from any other currently endorsed training package or accredited course. Selected units must be relevant to job outcomes in the flower growing industry.

CORE UNIT 

Occupational health and safety 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCOHS301A

Contribute to OHS processes

ELECTIVE UNITS GROUP A 

Plants 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCPCM301A

Implement a plant nutrition program

AHCPCM302A

Provide information on plants and their culture

Soils and media 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCSOL301A

Prepare growing media

AHCSOL401A

Sample soils and interpret results

Nursery 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCNSY301A

Maintain nursery plants

AHCNSY302A

Receive and dispatch nursery products

ELECTIVE UNITS GROUP B 

Biosecurity 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCBIO302A

Identify and report unusual disease or plant pest signs

Chemicals 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCCHM301A

Conduct fumigation in enclosed spaces

AHCCHM302A

Fumigate soil using chemicals

AHCCHM303A

Prepare and apply chemicals

AHCCHM304A

Transport, handle and store chemicals

Drainage 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCDRG301A

Install drainage systems

AHCDRG302A

Measure drainage system performance

AHCDRG303A

Troubleshoot drainage systems

Hydroponics 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCHYD301A

Implement a maintenance program for hydroponic systems

AHCHYD302A

Install hydroponic systems

Irrigation 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCIRG301A

Implement a maintenance program for an irrigation system

AHCIRG302A

Install irrigation systems

AHCIRG303A

Measure irrigation delivery system performance

AHCIRG305A

Operate pressurised irrigation systems

AHCIRG306A

Troubleshoot irrigation systems

Machinery operation and maintenance 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCMOM301A

Coordinate machinery and equipment maintenance and repair

AHCMOM302A

Perform machinery maintenance

AHCMOM304A

Operate machinery and equipment

AHCMOM305A

Operate specialised machinery and equipment

AHCMOM315A

Operate chemical application machinery and equipment

Nursery 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCNSY303A

Install and maintain plant displays

AHCNSY304A

Deliver and promote sales of plants

AHCNSY305A

Prepare specialised plants

AHCNSY306A

Implement a propagation plan

AHCNSY307A

Operate fertigation equipment

Pest management 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCPMG301A

Control weeds

AHCPMG302A

Control plant pests, diseases and disorders

AHCPMG303A

Maintain biological cultures

AHCPMG304A

Release biological agents

Production horticulture 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCPHT301A

Carry out a crop regulation program

AHCPHT303A

Implement a post-harvest program

AHCPHT305A

Regulate crops

AHCPHT306A

Establish horticultural crops

AHCPHT310A

Coorindate horticultural crop harvesting

Water 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCWAT301A

Monitor and operate water treatment processes

Work 

Unit code 

Unit title 

AHCWRK302A

Monitor weather conditions

AHCWRK303A

Respond to emergencies

AHCWRK305A

Coordinate work site activities

AHCWRK306A

Comply with industry quality assurance requirements

AHCWRK308A

Handle bulk materials in storage area

AHCWRK313A

Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

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