Qualification details

AHC30416 - Certificate III in Pork Production (Release 1)

Summary

Releases:
ReleaseStatusRelease date
1 1 (this release)Current 27/Jun/2016

Usage recommendation:
Current
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Supersedes AHC30410 - Certificate III in Pork ProductionThis qualification is not equivalent to AHC30410 Certificate III in Pork Production 26/Jun/2016


Training packages that include this qualification

CodeTitleSort Table listing Training Packges by the Title columnRelease
AHC - Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training PackageAgriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package 1.0-3.0 

Units of competency

CodeSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Code columnTitleSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Title columnEssential
AHCAIS302 - Process and store semenProcess and store semen Elective
AHCBIO305 - Apply biosecurity measuresApply biosecurity measures Elective
AHCINF302 - Plan and construct an electric fencePlan and construct an electric fence Elective
AHCLSK301 - Administer medication to livestockAdminister medication to livestock Elective
AHCLSK303 - Carry out feedlot operationsCarry out feedlot operations Elective
AHCLSK304 - Carry out post-mortem examination of livestockCarry out post-mortem examination of livestock Elective
AHCLSK305 - Maintain livestock water suppliesMaintain livestock water supplies Elective
AHCLSK306 - Coordinate and monitor production performanceCoordinate and monitor production performance Elective
AHCLSK307 - Euthanase livestockEuthanase livestock Elective
AHCLSK308 - Identify and draft livestockIdentify and draft livestock Elective
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 841599 Livestock Farm Workers Nec 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0501 Agriculture 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Livestock 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Stockperson (Pork Production) 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 841599 Livestock Farm Workers Nec 14/Oct/2016 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0501 Agriculture 14/Oct/2016 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 27/Jun/2016 
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Modification History

Release

TP Version

Comment

1

AHCv1.0

Initial release

Qualification Description

This qualification provides an occupational outcome in the pork industry. The pork industry expects that graduates from this qualification will be able to perform a range of tasks associated with a person performing the job role of a piggery attendant.

The pork industry expects that graduates from this qualification will be able to perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications applied in a wide variety of contexts, which may involve application of some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures.

Possible job roles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Piggery attendant
  • Stockperson

This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship.

No occupational licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 15

  • Core Units = 2
  • Elective Units = 13

Core Units

Livestock 

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCLSK331

Comply with industry animal welfare requirements

Work health and safety 

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCWHS301

Contribute to work health and safety processes

Elective Units

  • Select 6 units from Group A
  • Select 4 units from Group A or Group B
  • 3 units aligned to AQF levels 2, 3, or 4 may be selected from the elective list, or this or any other endorsed Training Package or Accredited Course
    Selected units must be relevant to job outcomes in pork production and must be chosen to ensure the integrity of the qualification outcome at AQF level 3

Group A 

Biosecurity 

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCBIO305

Apply biosecurity measures

Livestock 

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCLSK301

Administer medication to livestock

AHCLSK304

Carry out post-mortem examination of livestock

AHCLSK307

Euthanase livestock

AHCLSK308

Identify and draft livestock

AHCLSK309

Implement animal health control programs

AHCLSK313

Monitor livestock production growing environments

AHCLSK314

Prepare animals for parturition

AHCLSK318

Rear newborn and young livestock

AHCLSK323

Maintain and monitor feed stocks

AHCLSK328

Remove and facilitate reuse of effluent and manure from an intensive production system

Pork production 

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCPRK301

Pregnancy test pigs

AHCPRK303

Artificially inseminate pigs

Work 

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCWRK305

Coordinate work site activities

AHCWRK309

Apply environmentally sustainable work practices

Group B 

Artificial insemination 

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCAIS302

Process and store semen

Infrastructure 

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCINF302

Plan and construct an electric fence

Livestock 

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCLSK303

Carry out feedlot operations

AHCLSK305

Maintain livestock water supplies

AHCLSK306

Coordinate and monitor production performance

AHCLSK310

Implement feeding plans for intensive production

AHCLSK311

Implement feeding plans for livestock

AHCLSK315

Prepare for and implement natural mating of livestock

AHCLSK319

Slaughter livestock

AHCLSK320

Coordinate and monitor livestock transport

AHCLSK322

Transport farm produce or bulk materials

AHCLSK325

Castrate livestock

AHCLSK326

Mix and mill standard stockfeed

AHCLSK327

Collect, store and administer colostrum

Machinery Operation and Maintenance 

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCMOM201

Operate two wheel motorbikes

AHCMOM202

Operate tractors

AHCMOM203

Operate basic machinery and equipment

AHCMOM205

Operate vehicles

AHCMOM207

Conduct front-end loader operations

AHCMOM211

Operate side by side utility vehicles

AHCMOM212

Operate quad bikes

AHCMOM305

Operate specialised machinery and equipment

Natural Area Restoration 

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCNAR302

Collect and preserve biological samples

Pest management 

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCPMG308

Implement pest management strategies

Pork production 

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCPRK204

Care for weaner pigs

AHCPRK206

Conduct outdoor pig operations

AHCPRK302

Treat rectal prolapse in pigs

AHCPRK304

Mate pigs and monitor dry sow performance

AHCPRK305

Care for grower and finisher pigs

AHCPRK306

Monitor and maintain outdoor pig production

AHCPRK402

Maintain outdoor pig production environment

Work 

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCWRK205

Participate in workplace communications

Qualification Mapping Information

This qualification is not equivalent to AHC30410 Certificate III in Pork Production.

Links

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