Version Effective: 28th of March, 2018
Version Effective: 28th of March, 2018

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

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


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


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

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
AHCWHS301 Contribute to work health and safety processes
AHCDRG301 Install drainage systems
AHCCHM304 Transport handle and store chemicals
AHCIRG331 Install pressurised irrigation systems
AHCIRG333 Maintain pressurised irrigation systems
AHCMOM304 Operate machinery and equipment
AHCPGD303 Perform specialist amenity pruning
AHCPMG301 Control weeds
AHCTRF302 Establish turf
AHCLSC301 Set out site for construction works
AHCSOL303 Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas
AHCLSC302 Construct landscape features using concrete
AHCLSC303 Construct brick and block structures and features
AHCLSC305 Construct stone structures and features
AHCLSC306 Implement a paving project
AHCLSC307 Implement a retaining wall project
AHCPCM302 Provide information on plants and their culture
AHCPGD301 Implement a plant establishment program
AHCCHM303 Prepare and apply chemicals

Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Third Party Verification
RPL
Practical Task
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
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