AHC30916- Certificate III in Landscape Construction

This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in landscape construction. The landscaping industry expects this qualification to be achieved to meet job outcomes at this level.







1-12 months

Funding Available

IPS Payment Plans
Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ)
User Choice

Industry Jobs

Landscape Construction Tradesperson or Supervisor, QBCC Licenced Contractor (Structural Landscaper).

Earning Potential


Certificate III in Landscape Construction

At IPS Institute we provide you with the right practical skills for this course to kick start your career in landscape construction. This course will give you the skills to construct landscaping projects and renew and maintain existing gardens.

Course Information


Individuals undertaking this qualification as a self-paced learning may take 1 – 12 months.

Individuals undertaking this qualification as an Apprenticeship may take 6 – 45 months.

Delivery Method 

Face to face

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

RPL available (partial and full)

Entry Requirements

Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) level 3

Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 15

(Units are selected to best suit specializations and accommodate deliverables. If tailored units are required please visit training.gov.au and contact us today). 

11 core units, plus

4 elective units 

Units of Competency

Core units:

AHCDRG301 Install drainage systems

AHCLSC301 Set out site for construction works

AHCLSC302 Construct landscape features using concrete

AHCLSC303 Construct brick and/or block structures and features

AHCLSC305 Construct stone structures and features

AHCLSC306 Implement a paving project

AHCLSC307 Implement a retaining wall project

AHCPCM302 Provide information on plants and their culture

AHCPGD301 Implement a plant establishment program

AHCSOL303 Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas

AHCWHS301 Contribute to work health and safety processes

Elective units: 

AHCBUS402 Cost a project

AHCLSC304 Erect timber structures and features

AHCLSC308 Install metal structures and features

AHCLSC309 Install water features


Funding Available

IPS Payment Plans (Monthly Plans, Upfront Costs, Quarterly Fees)

User Choice Program

Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ)


More Information

No occupational licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.


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