AHC30916

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.

Potential career outcomes for those who complete Certificate III in Landscape Construction include:

Green Tick  Self-employment            Green Tick  Landscaping

Green Tick  Landscaping Specialist       Green Tick  Landscape Construction

To obtain the ACH30916 Certificate III in Landscape Construction you must achieve competency in 15 units of competency, which is made up of eleven (11) core units as well as four (4) elective units.

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

SAMPLE ELECTIVE UNITS

  • AHCARB301 - Implement a tree maintenance program
  • *AHCBUS402 - Cost a project
  • AHCPMG302 - Control plant pests diseases and disorders
  • AHCCHM303 - Prepare and apply chemicals
  • AHCCHM304 - Transport and store chemicals
  • *AHCLSC304 - Erect timber structures and features
  • *AHCLSC308 - Install metal structures and features
  • *AHCLSC309 - Install water features
  • AHCPCM301 - Implement a plant nutrition program
  • AHCPGD305 - Conduct operational inspection of park facilities
  • AHCPMG301 - Control weeds
  • AHCPMG302 - Control plant pests diseases and disorders
  • AHCSOL301 - Prepare growing media
  • AHCTRF302 - Establish turf
  • AHCTRF303 - Implement a grassed area maintenance program

*The sample elective units provided are the requirements for the Structural Landscaping (trade) Licence issued by the QBCC. Should you wish to choose or discuss other units more specific to your role or business please discuss with your IPS representative.

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. However the learner must be employed full time or part time and have access to a workplace to gain sufficient experience to successfully complete the Unit of Competency requirements. Please refer to the relevant IPS Policies and the Student Handbook for full details.

Based on prior learning and work experience in a related field IPS Institute will conduct a RPL giving you the ability to fast track this qualification. Previously completed units of competencies or qualifications in a related field may provide you eligibility to CT the units you have already completed.

This course may be eligible for subsidies:

Contribution Fees (Certificate III Funding):
$150 concessional (Average per unit cost $10)
$300 non-concessional (Average per unit cost $20)

User Choice
Student contribution fee is $1.60 per nominal hour. This is a mandatory fee set by the Queensland State Government.

CONSTRUCTION SKILLS QUEENSLAND
Funding may be available to eligible participants.

USER CHOICE PROGRAM
The Queensland User Choice program is available for eligible apprentices and trainees. Funding may be available to eligible participants.

• Student contribution fee is $1.60 per nominal hour. This is a mandatory fee set by the Queensland State Government.

UPFRONT PAYMENT AND PAYMENT PLANS
Upfront payment and payment plans are available. Contact us for more details.

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