AHC30916 - Certificate III in Landscape Construction

Course Details

Course Summary

This qualification focuses on the skills needed to work as a landscaper in the landscape construction and maintenance industry. Tasks covered include: setting out sites for construction work; building timber, concrete and brick structures/features; laying paving; installing irrigation systems and water features; operating specialised machinery; providing information on plants; planting/maintaining landscaped areas.

Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire
Study Area
  • Apprenticeships, Trades & Training
Skill Area
  • Horticulture
AQF Level Level 3: Certificate III

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

This course is for apprenticeship training only. Students must be employed as apprentice landscapers or gardeners.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.

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

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 11 core units
  2. Complete 4 elective units
Course Structure - Apprentices Only

This course if for apprentices only.

  • Online
  • Employer Based (VET Providers Only)
  • On-campus
  • RPL/RCC/Credit
Core


AHCDRG301 Install drainage systems More Information
AHCLSC301 Set out site for construction works More Information
AHCLSC302 Construct landscape features using concrete More Information
AHCLSC303 Construct brick and block structures and features More Information
AHCLSC305 Construct stone structures and features More Information
AHCLSC306 Implement a paving project More Information
AHCLSC307 Implement a retaining wall project More Information
AHCPCM302 Provide information on plants and their culture More Information
AHCPGD301 Implement a plant establishment program More Information
AHCSOL303 Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas More Information
AHCWHS301 Contribute to work health and safety processes More Information
Elective


AHCCHM303 Prepare and apply chemicals More Information
AHCCHM304 Transport handle and store chemicals More Information
AHCIRG331 Install pressurised irrigation systems More Information
AHCIRG333 Maintain pressurised irrigation systems More Information
AHCMOM304 Operate machinery and equipment More Information
AHCPGD303 Perform specialist amenity pruning More Information
AHCPMG301 Control weeds More Information
AHCTRF302 Establish turf More Information

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
AHCDRG301 Install drainage systems
AHCWHS301 Contribute to work health and safety processes
AHCPMG301 Control weeds
AHCPGD303 Perform specialist amenity pruning
AHCMOM304 Operate machinery and equipment
AHCIRG333 Maintain pressurised irrigation systems
AHCIRG331 Install pressurised irrigation systems
AHCCHM304 Transport handle and store chemicals
AHCCHM303 Prepare and apply chemicals
AHCSOL303 Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas
AHCLSC301 Set out site for construction works
AHCPGD301 Implement a plant establishment program
AHCPCM302 Provide information on plants and their culture
AHCLSC307 Implement a retaining wall project
AHCLSC306 Implement a paving project
AHCLSC305 Construct stone structures and features
AHCLSC303 Construct brick and block structures and features
AHCLSC302 Construct landscape features using concrete
AHCTRF302 Establish turf

Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
Third Party Verification
RPL
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
Please view the more details information for any additional information related to the intakes

There are currently no intakes for this course.
2018 Intakes
The availabilities listed here are for 2018.

This course is for apprentices only.
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
More Details
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