Total number of units = 16

Core Units = 12

Elective Units = 4

Core Units

Unit Code

Unit Title

add topic AHCWHS301

Contribute to work health and safety processes

add topic AHCBEK301

Manage honey bee swarms

add topic AHCBEK304

Remove a honey crop from a hive

add topic AHCBEK305

Extract honey

add topic AHCWRK306

Comply with industry quality assurance requirements

add topic AHCBEK306

Manage pests and disease within a honey bee colony

add topic AHCBEK202

Use a bee smoker

add topic AHCBEK203

Open and reassemble a beehive

add topic AHCBEK204

Construct and repair beehives

add topic AHCBEK302

Manipulate honey bee brood

add topic AHCBEK303

Re-queen a honey colony

add topic AHCBEK405

Select and establish an apiary site

Elective Units

2 units must be selected from the list below

2 units must come from the list below or any other currently endorsed training package or accredited course. Selected units must be relevant to job outcomes in the beekeeping industry 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 AHCBEK201

Support beekeeping work

add topic AHCBEK401

Collect and store propolis

add topic AHCBEK402

Perform queen bee artificial insemination

add topic AHCBEK403

Produce and harvest royal jelly

add topic AHCBEK404

Provide bee pollination services

add topic AHCBEK406

Trap and store pollen

add topic AHCBEK407

Rear queen bees

add topic FDFFS3001A

Monitor the implementation of quality and food safety programs*

add topic FDFFS2001A Implement the food safety program and procedures

add topic FDFFS2001A

Implement the food safety program and procedures

add topic FDFGPS2011A

Operate a creamed honey manufacture process

add topic FDFOP2013A

Apply sampling procedures

add topic FDFOP2003A

Clean equipment in place

add topic FDFOP2004A

Clean and sanitise equipment

add topic FDFOP2023A

Operate a packaging process

add topic FDFTEC3001A

Participate in a HACCP team*

add topic FDFFS2001A Implement the food safety program and procedures

add topic AHCWRK303

Respond to emergencies

add topic AHCWRK305

Coordinate work site activities

add topic AHCWRK308

Handle bulk materials in storage area

add topic TLILIC2001

Licence to operate a forklift truck

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.