Total number of units = 16

Core Units = 11

Elective Units = 5

Core Units

Unit Code

Unit Title

add topic AHCBIO305

Apply biosecurity measures

add topic AHCCHM303

Prepare and apply chemicals

add topic AHCCHM304

Transport and store chemicals

add topic AHCIRG306

Troubleshoot irrigation systems

add topic AHCNSY301

Maintain nursery plants

add topic AHCNSY306

Implement a propagation plan

add topic AHCPCM301

Implement a plant nutrition program

add topic AHCPCM302

Provide information on plants and their culture

add topic AHCPMG301

Control weeds

add topic AHCPMG302

Control plant pests, diseases and disorders

add topic AHCWHS301

Contribute to work health and safety processes

Elective Units

Select 3 units from list below

2 unit may be selected from may be selected from units aligned to Certificates II, III or IV in this or any other endorsed Training Package or Accredited Course
Selected units must be relevant to job outcomes in nursery production and must be chosen to ensure the integrity of the qualification outcome at AQF level 3

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

Unit Code

Unit Title

add topic AHCBER301

Work effectively in an emergency disease or plant pest response

add topic AHCBIO302

Identify and report unusual disease or plant pest signs

add topic AHCBER303

Carry out emergency disease or plant pest control procedures at infected premises

add topic AHCBER304

Carry out movement and security procedures

add topic AHCBUS404

Operate within a budget framework

add topic AHCCHM302

Fumigate soil*

add topic AHCCHM303 Prepare and apply chemicals

add topic AHCCHM304 Transport and store chemicals

add topic AHCHYD301

Implement a maintenance program for hydroponic systems

add topic AHCHYD302

Install hydroponic systems

add topic AHCIRG303

Measure irrigation delivery system performance

add topic AHCIRG331

Install pressurised irrigation systems

add topic AHCIRG332

Operate pressurised irrigation systems

add topic AHCIRG333

Maintain pressurised irrigation systems

add topic AHCMER301

Process customer complaints

add topic AHCMER303

Sell products and services

add topic AHCMOM304

Operate machinery and equipment

add topic AHCNSY302

Receive and dispatch nursery products

add topic AHCNSY303

Install and maintain plant displays

add topic AHCNSY304

Deliver and promote sales of plants

add topic AHCNSY305

Prepare specialised plants

add topic AHCNSY307

Operate fertigation equipment

add topic AHCSOL202

Assist with soil or growing media sampling and testing

add topic AHCSOL301

Prepare growing media

add topic AHCSOL401

Sample soils and interpret results

add topic AHCWAT301

Monitor and operate water treatment processes

add topic AHCWRK303

Respond to emergencies

add topic AHCWRK305

Coordinate work site activities

add topic AHCWRK309

Apply environmentally sustainable work practices

add topic SIRRINV002

Control stock

add topic SIRXMER201

Merchandise products

add topic SIRRMER001

Produce visual merchandise displays

add topic SIRXPDK001

Advise on products and services

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.