Completion of twenty (20) units made up of five (5) core and fifteen (15) elective units.
RULES FOR ELECTIVE UNITS
a minimum of ten (10) units from Group D
a minimum of two (2) units from Groups A, C, D or E
a maximum of three (3) units may be selected from the RGR08 Racing Training Package or any other currently endorsed Training Package or accredited course. Selected units must be relevant to job outcomes in the racing industry.
For a Certificate III in Racing Services (Track Maintenance) at least twelve (12) of the units selected to make up this qualification must be aligned clearly to Certificate III outcomes.
Electives may be selected from any of the listed groups A, C, D and E. Refer to Volume IV for the group listings.
The electives can be chosen from any AQF level however they should complement Certificate III qualification requirements.
Ideally electives should be chosen as part of the individual training plan for a learner so that they provide skills and knowledge development that is relevant to their employment or future promotion. In some cases an individual training plan may include a mixture of units for those who work in more than one specialist area.
RGRCMN001A Comply with the rules of racing and related protocols
RGRCMN002A Investigate job opportunities in racing and related industries
RGRCMN201A Follow OHS procedures and observe environmental work practices OR
RGRCMN401A Maintain and monitor OHS procedures and environmental work practices
RGRCMN202A Achieve requirements for industry induction
HLTFA301B Apply first aid
GROUP D - TRACK MAINTENANCE
RGRADM302A Service use of track and race club facilities
RGRPSG201A Handle greyhounds
RGRPSH201A Handle horses
RGRTRK301A Assist with race meeting track management
RGRTRK302A Maintain specialised non-turf track surfaces for racing
RGRTRK303A Provide emergency animal assistance
AHCBIO301A Work effectively in an emergency disease or plant pest response
AHCCHM303A Prepare and apply chemicals
AHCCHM304A Transport, handle and store chemicals
AHCIRG302A Install irrigation systems
AHCIRG305A Operate pressurised irrigation systems
AHCIRG306A Troubleshoot irrigation systems
AHCMOM301A Coordinate machinery and equipment maintenance and repair
AHCMOM305A Operate specialised machinery and equipment
AHCPGD301A Implement a plant establishment program
AHCPGD304A Implement a landscape maintenance program
AHCPMG301A Control weeds
AHCPMG302A Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
AHCSOL201A Determine basic properties of soil and/or growing media
AHCSOL401A Sample soils and interpret results
AHCTRF304A Monitor turf health
AHCTRF305A Renovate sports turf
AHCWRK201A Observe and report on weather
AHCWRK302A Monitor weather conditions
AHCWRK305A Coordinate work site activities
HLTGM202B Use hand and power tools
HLTGM305B Maintain pool environments
THTGTM01B Carry out general maintenance
THTGTM02B Carry out grounds maintenance