Skill set details

AHCSS00027 - Agricultural Chemical Skill Set (Release 1)


Usage recommendation:
Supersedes and is equivalent to AHCSS00002 - Agricultural Chemical Skill Set 26/Jun/2016
Is superseded by and equivalent to AHCSS00074 - Agricultural Chemical Skill SetMinor editing changes. 18/Dec/2018

Release Status:
ReleaseRelease date
1 1 (this release) 27/Jun/2016

Training packages that include this skill set

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Modification History


TP Version 




Initial release


Pathways Information

These units provide credit towards the following Certificates:

  • AHC20116 Certificate II in Agriculture
  • AHC20316 Certificate II in Production Horticulture
  • AHC20416 Certificate II in Horticulture
  • AHC20516 Certificate II in Arboriculture
  • AHC20616 Certificate II in Parks and Gardens
  • AHC20716 Certificate II in Production Nursery
  • AHC20916 Certificate II in Sports Turf Management
  • AHC21016 Certificate II in Conservation and Land Management
  • AHC21116 Certificate II in Irrigation
  • AHC21216 Certificate II in Rural Operations
  • AHC21616 Certificate II in Landscaping
  • AHC30116 Certificate III in Agriculture
  • AHC30216 Certificate III in Agriculture (Dairy Production)
  • AHC30316 Certificate III in Horse Breeding
  • AHC30416 Certificate III in Pork Production
  • AHC30516 Certificate III in Poultry Production
  • AHC30616 Certificate III in Production Horticulture
  • AHC30716 Certificate III in Horticulture
  • AHC30816 Certificate III in Arboriculture
  • AHC30916 Certificate III in Landscape Construction
  • AHC31016 Certificate III in Parks and Gardens
  • AHC31116 Certificate III in Production Nursery
  • AHC31216 Certificate III in Retail Nursery
  • AHC31316 Certificate III Turf Management
  • AHC31416 Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management
  • AHC31516 Certificate III in Indigenous Land Management
  • AHC31616 Certificate III in Lands, Parks and Wildlife
  • AHC31716 Certificate III in Natural Area Restoration
  • AHC31816 Certificate III in Vertebrate Pest Management
  • AHC31916 Certificate III in Weed Management
  • AHC32016 Certificate III in Beekeeping
  • AHC32216 Certificate III in Commercial Composting
  • AHC32316 Certificate in Conservation Earthworks
  • AHC32416 Certificate III in Irrigation
  • AHC32616 Certificate III in Rural Machinery Operations
  • AHC32716 Certificate III in Rural Merchandising
  • AHC32816 Certificate III in Rural Operations
  • AHC40116 Certificate IV in Agriculture
  • AHC40316 Certificate IV in Production Horticulture
  • AHC40416 Certificate IV in Horticulture
  • AHC40516 Certificate IV in Parks and Gardens
  • AHC40616 Certificate IV in Production Nursery
  • AHC40716 Certificate IV in Retail Nursery
  • AHC40816 Certificate IV in Sports Turf Management
  • AHC40916 Certificate IV in Conservation and Land Management
  • AHC41016 Certificate IV in Agribusiness
  • AHC41116 Certificate IV in Irrigation

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Not applicable.

Skill Set Requirements

Complete 2 units of competency.

Unit Code 

Unit Title 


Prepare and apply chemicals


Transport and store chemicals

Target Group

Individuals responsible for applying agricultural chemicals.

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

These competencies meet State / Territory licensing requirements for the application of agricultural chemicals.