AHC32816 – Certificate III in Rural Operations

Course Code and Name:
AHC32816 – Certificate III in Rural Operations

Qualification Description
This qualification provides an occupational outcome in agriculture, horticulture and conservation land management and at least one and up to four other related industries.

Individuals with this qualification perform tasks in a variety of contexts, which involve some judgement in selecting equipment and services. Depending on the units selected individuals will be able to seek employment not only in rural industries but also other industry sectors, such as local government, tourism, hospitality, transport, construction, information technology and metals.

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

Entry Requirements
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Packaging Rules
To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in:

    16 units of competency:

  • 2 core units plus
  • 14 elective units.

Elective units must ensure the integrity of the qualification’s Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome. The electives are to be chosen as follows:

  • select at least 6 units from Certificate III qualifications in the AHC endorsed Training Package
  • up to 8 units aligned to AQF levels 2, 3, or 4 qualifications may be selected from up to 4 currently endorsed Training Packages or Accredited Courses.

AHCWHS301 Contribute to work health and safety processes
AHCWRK309 Apply environmentally sustainable work practices