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Qualification details

AHC32016 - Certificate III in Beekeeping (Release 2)

Summary

Usage recommendation:
Superseded
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Is superseded by AHC31818 - Certificate III in BeekeepingTotal units required increased from 16 to 18. Packaging rules changed. Units added and removed from core and electives. 18/Dec/2018
Supersedes and is equivalent to AHC32010 - Certificate III in BeekeepingThis qualification is equivalent to AHC32010 Certificate III in Beekeeping. 26/Jun/2016

Release Status:
Current
Releases:
ReleaseRelease date
2 (this release) 14/Sep/2016
(View details for release 1) 27/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 1.1-2.0 

Units of competency

CodeSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Code columnTitleSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Title columnEssentialSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Essential column
AHCBEK201 - Support beekeeping workSupport beekeeping work Elective
AHCBEK202 - Use a bee smokerUse a bee smoker Core
AHCBEK203 - Open and reassemble a beehiveOpen and reassemble a beehive Core
AHCBEK204 - Construct and repair beehivesConstruct and repair beehives Core
AHCBEK301 - Manage honey bee swarmsManage honey bee swarms Core
AHCBEK302 - Manipulate honey bee broodManipulate honey bee brood Core
AHCBEK303 - Re-queen a honey bee colonyRe-queen a honey bee colony Core
AHCBEK304 - Remove a honey crop from a hiveRemove a honey crop from a hive Core
AHCBEK305 - Extract honeyExtract honey Core
AHCBEK306 - Manage pests and disease within a honey bee colonyManage pests and disease within a honey bee colony Core
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 121311 Apiarist 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0501 Agriculture 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Agriculture (Miscellaneous) 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Beekeeper 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 121311 Apiarist 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 a vocational outcome in bee keeping.

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 = 16

  • Core Units = 12
  • Elective Units = 4

Core Units

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCWHS301

Contribute to work health and safety processes

AHCBEK301

Manage honey bee swarms

AHCBEK304

Remove a honey crop from a hive

AHCBEK305

Extract honey

AHCWRK306

Comply with industry quality assurance requirements

AHCBEK306

Manage pests and disease within a honey bee colony

AHCBEK202

Use a bee smoker

AHCBEK203

Open and reassemble a beehive

AHCBEK204

Construct and repair beehives

AHCBEK302

Manipulate honey bee brood

AHCBEK303

Re-queen a honey colony

AHCBEK405

Select and establish an apiary site

Elective Units

  • 2 units must be selected from the list below
  • 2 units must come from the list below or any other currently endorsed training package or accredited course. Selected units must be relevant to job outcomes in the beekeeping industry and must be chosen to ensure the integrity of the qualification outcome at AQF level 3

NOTE: Units marked with an asterisk (*) require completion of prerequisite Unit/s which is identified under the Unit.

Unit Code 

Unit Title 

AHCBEK201

Support beekeeping work

AHCBEK401

Collect and store propolis

AHCBEK402

Perform queen bee artificial insemination

AHCBEK403

Produce and harvest royal jelly

AHCBEK404

Provide bee pollination services

AHCBEK406

Trap and store pollen

AHCBEK407

Rear queen bees

FDFFS3001A

Monitor the implementation of quality and food safety programs*

FDFFS2001A Implement the food safety program and procedures

FDFFS2001A

Implement the food safety program and procedures

FDFGPS2011A

Operate a creamed honey manufacture process

FDFOP2013A

Apply sampling procedures

FDFOP2003A

Clean equipment in place

FDFOP2004A

Clean and sanitise equipment

FDFOP2023A

Operate a packaging process

FDFTEC3001A

Participate in a HACCP team*

FDFFS2001A Implement the food safety program and procedures

AHCWRK303

Respond to emergencies

AHCWRK305

Coordinate work site activities

AHCWRK308

Handle bulk materials in storage area

TLILIC2001

Licence to operate a forklift truck

Qualification Mapping Information

This qualification is equivalent to AHC32010 Certificate III in Beekeeping.

Links

Companion Volume implementation guides are found in VETNet - https://vetnet.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=c6399549-9c62-4a5e-bf1a-524b2322cf72