Total number of units = 18

Core Units = 9

Elective Units = 9

Core Units

Unit Code

Unit Title

add topic AHCSDT301

Prepare a working sample

add topic AHCSDT302

Identify seeds

add topic AHCSDT304

Perform a seed purity analysis

add topic AHCSDT305

Perform a seed moisture test

add topic AHCSDT306

Perform a seed germination test

add topic AHCSDT307

Perform a "Determination of Other Seeds by Number" test

add topic AHCWRK306

Comply with industry quality assurance requirements

add topic AHCWRK309

Apply environmentally sustainable work practices

add topic AHCWHS301

Contribute to work health and safety processes

Elective Units

Select 5 units from list below

4 units may be selected from this or any other endorsed Training Package or Accredited Course
Selected units must be relevant to job outcomes in a seed testing laboratory and must be chosen to ensure the integrity of the qualification outcome at AQF level 3

Unit Code

Unit Title

add topic AHCSDT303

Perform a fluorescence test on seeds

add topic AHCSDT405

Handle & store quarantinable seeds

add topic AHCWRK303

Respond to emergencies

add topic AHCWRK305

Coordinate work site activities

add topic MSL922001

Record and present data

add topic MSL933001

Maintain the laboratory/field workplace fit for purpose

add topic MSL933004

Perform calibration checks on equipment and assist with its maintenance

add topic MSL934003

Maintain and control stocks

add topic MSL973007

Perform microscopic examination

add topic TAEDEL301

Provide work skill instruction

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.