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Qualification details

AHC33816 - Certificate III in Permaculture (Release 4)

Summary

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Release Status:
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Releases:
ReleaseRelease date
4 (this release) 13/Feb/2021
(View details for release 3) 24/Dec/2020
(View details for release 2) 14/Sep/2016
(View details for release 1) 27/Jun/2016


Training packages that include this qualification

Units of competency

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AHCPER320 - Manage plant pests, diseases and disorders in a permaculture systemManage plant pests, diseases and disorders in a permaculture systemElective
AHCILM306 - Follow Aboriginal cultural protocolsFollow Aboriginal cultural protocolsElective
AHCPER307 - Establish a rural permaculture systemEstablish a rural permaculture systemElective
AHCPER314 - Read and interpret property maps and plansRead and interpret property maps and plansElective
AHCPER303 - Maintain integrated plant and animal systemsMaintain integrated plant and animal systemsCore
AHCWRK311 - Conduct site inspectionsConduct site inspectionsCore
AHCPER301 - Research and communicate information on permaculture principles and practicesResearch and communicate information on permaculture principles and practicesCore
AHCWRK302 - Monitor weather conditionsMonitor weather conditionsElective
AHCLSK319 - Slaughter livestockSlaughter livestockElective
AHCPER321 - Demonstrate permaculture practices to small groups of learnersDemonstrate permaculture practices to small groups of learnersElective
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 362211 Gardener (General) 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0503 Horticulture And Viticulture 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Horticulture 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Horticulturist 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 362211 Gardener (General) 14/Oct/2016 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0503 Horticulture And Viticulture 14/Oct/2016 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 27/Jun/2016 
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Modification History

Release

Comments

Release 4

This version released with AHC Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package Version 6.1.

Release 3

This version released with AHC Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package Version 6.0.

Release 2

This version released with AHC Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package Version 1.1.

Release 1

This version released with AHC Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package Version 1.0.

Qualification Description

This qualification relates to those individuals who work either independently or in teams to establish and maintain permaculture systems for private clients, organisations or community entities. They perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications in a wide variety of contexts, which may involve application of some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, elements in a design or contingency measures.

The qualification is suited to learners who wish to work at the skilled tradesman level within permaculture projects and enterprises, and may involve supervision of others and working with people of diverse backgrounds and abilities.

No 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

To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in:

  • 15 units of competency:
  • 5 core units plus
  • 10 elective units.

Elective units must ensure the integrity of the qualification’s Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome. The electives are to be chosen as follows:

  • Select 1 unit from Group A
  • Select 6 units from Group B
  • Select 2 units from Group B or C
  • 1 unit may be selected from Group C or this or any other endorsed Training Package or Accredited Course.

Selected units must be relevant to job outcomes in Permaculture and must be chosen to ensure the integrity of the qualification outcome at AQF level 3.

Core Units

AHCPER301

Research and communicate information on permaculture principles and practices

AHCPER302

Develop recommendations for integrated plant and animal systems

AHCPER303

Maintain integrated plant and animal systems

AHCPER316

Select plant and animal species for permaculture systems

AHCWRK311

Conduct site inspections

Elective Units

Group A

AHCPER307

Establish a rural permaculture system

AHCPER308

Establish an urban permaculture system

Group B

AHCPER305

Implement crop maintenance and harvesting programs for permaculture systems

AHCPER306

Use weedy plants in a permaculture system

AHCPER307

Establish a rural permaculture system

AHCPER308

Establish an urban permaculture system

AHCPER309

Install and maintain permaculture water systems

AHCPER310

Install structures for permaculture systems

AHCPER312

Plan organic garden and orchard systems

AHCPER313

Coordinate preparation and storage of permaculture products

AHCPER314

Read and interpret property maps and plans

AHCPER315

Coordinate community projects

AHCPER318

Plan propagation activities for a permaculture system

AHCPER319

Test, improve and maintain healthy soil in a permaculture system

AHCPER320

Manage plant pests, diseases and disorders in a permaculture system

AHCPER321

Demonstrate permaculture practices to small groups of learners

AHCPER411

Operate within a sustainable community and bioregional development program

Group C

AHCILM306

Follow Aboriginal cultural protocols

AHCILM305

Work with an Aboriginal Community or organisation

AHCINF301

Implement property improvement, construction and repair

AHCLSK319

Slaughter livestock

AHCECR301

Maintain native ecosystem areas

AHCSAW304

Implement erosion and sediment control measures

AHCWRK302

Monitor weather conditions

TAEDEL301

Provide work skill instruction

Qualification Mapping Information

Code and title current version

Code and title previous version

Comments

Equivalence status

AHC33816 Certificate III in Permaculture Release 4

AHC33816 Certificate III in Permaculture Release 3

Qualification updated to remove four elective units that have been deleted as part of meeting Skills Ministers’ priority of removing training products with low or no enrolments, as agreed by the AISC

Equivalent

Links

Companion Volumes, including Implementation Guides, are available at VETNet: - https://vetnet.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=c6399549-9c62-4a5e-bf1a-524b2322cf72