Total number of units = 15

Core Units = 5

Elective Units = 10

Core Units

Unit Code

Unit Title

add topic AHCWHS201

Participate in work health and safety processes

add topic AHCPCM201

Recognise plants

add topic AHCPMG201

Treat weeds

add topic AHCPMG202

Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders

add topic AHCSOL202

Assist with soil or growing media sampling and testing

Elective Units

Select 8 units from elective list below

2 units may be selected from the elective list below or from this or any other endorsed Training Package or Accredited Course
Selected units must be relevant to job outcomes in horticulture and must be chosen to ensure the integrity of the qualification outcome at AQF level 2

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

Unit Code

Unit Title

add topic AHCARB201

Apply a range of treatments to trees

add topic AHCARB303

Perform pruning operations

add topic AHCARB312

Use standard climbing techniques to access trees

add topic AHCMOM213

Operate and maintain chainsaws

add topic AHCARB206

Operate and maintain stump grinding machines

add topic AHCCHM201

Apply chemicals under supervision

add topic AHCINF203

Maintain properties and structures

add topic AHCINF204

Fabricate and repair metal or plastic structures

add topic AHCIRG215

Assist with low volume irrigation operations

add topic AHCIRG217

Assist with pressurised irrigation operations

add topic AHCLSC201

Assist with landscape construction work

add topic AHCLSC202

Construct low-profile timber or modular retaining walls

add topic AHCLSC203

Install aggregate paths

add topic AHCLSC204

Lay paving

add topic AHCLSC205

Install tree protection devices

add topic AHCMOM202

Operate tractors

add topic AHCMOM203

Operate basic machinery and equipment

add topic AHCMOM204

Undertake operational maintenance of machinery

add topic AHCMOM205

Operate vehicles

add topic AHCMOM211

Operate side by side utility vehicles

add topic AHCMOM212

Operate quad bikes

add topic AHCNSY201

Pot up plants

add topic AHCNSY202

Care for nursery plants

add topic AHCNSY203

Undertake propagation activities

add topic AHCNSY204

Maintain indoor plants

add topic AHCPCM202

Collect, prepare and preserve plant specimens

add topic AHCPCM203

Fell small trees*
*add topic AHCMOM213 Operate and maintain chainsaws

add topic AHCPGD201

Plant trees and shrubs

add topic AHCPGD202

Prepare and maintain plant displays

add topic AHCPGD203

Prune shrubs and small trees

add topic AHCPGD204

Transplant small trees

add topic AHCPGD205

Prepare a grave site

add topic AHCPGD206

Conduct visual inspection of park facilities

add topic AHCTRF201

Assist with turf construction

add topic AHCTRF202

Prepare turf surfaces for play

add topic AHCTRF203

Renovate grassed areas

add topic AHCTRF204

Support turf establishment

add topic AHCWRK204

Work effectively in the industry

add topic AHCWRK205

Participate in workplace communications

add topic AHCWRK206

Observe enterprise quality assurance procedures

add topic AHCWRK207

Collect and record production data

add topic AHCWRK208

Provide information on products and services

add topic AHCWRK209

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

add topic FWPCOT2239

Trim and cut felled trees

add topic FWPCOT2236

Fall trees manually (basic)

add topic FWPFGM3212

Fall trees manually (intermediate)

add topic FWPHAR2206

Operate a mobile chipper/mulcher

add topic FWPFGM2207

Undertake brushcutting operations

add topic MEM18001C

Use hand tools

add topic MEM18002B

Use power tools/hand held operations

add topic SIRXADM001A

Apply retail office procedures

add topic SIRXSLS002

Follow point-of-sale handling procedures

add topic SIRXCEG001

Engage the customer

add topic SIRXIND002

Organise and maintain the store environment

add topic SIRXFIN002A

Perform retail finance duties

add topic SIRRRTF001

Balance and secure point-of-sale terminal

add topic SIRXICT001A

Operate retail technology

add topic SIRRINV002

Control stock

add topic SIRXMER201

Merchandise products

add topic SIRXPDK001

Advise on products and services

add topic SIRXSLS001

Sell to the retail customer

add topic TLID1001

Shift materials safely using manual handling methods

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.