Project Description

AHC20416 – Certificate II in Horticulture

AHC20416 – Certificate II in Horticulture

This qualification underpins a range of work functions and job roles that can lead to a horticultural trade qualification.

Through your course work, you will learn the fundamentals in horticulture:

  • Plant recognition
    Pest and disease control
    Propagation techniques
    Understanding soil characteristics
    Pruning techniques

Develop the attributes to get ahead in this field:

  • Work independently and as part of a team
  • Develop your communications skills
  • Manage competing priorities

To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in:

15 units of competency:

  • 5 core units plus
  • 10 elective units.

Core Units

  • AHCPCM201 Recognise plants
  • AHCPMG201 Treat weeds
  • AHCPMG202 Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders
  • AHCSOL202 Assist with soil or growing media sampling and testing
  • AHCWHS201 Participate in work health and safety processes

This qualification provides a pathway to further learning and work in various cleaning roles and settings including but not limited to:

  • Garden labourer
  • Landscape and garden labourer
  • Horticulture assistant

Flexible delivery (including online with some projects / activities and/or skills-based training)

Register your Interest

Contact LEAD for more information about our AHC20416 – Certificate II in Horticulture

We are taking enrolments to commence any time, so you can work online at your own pace.

Core Units

Elective Units

  • According to your industry and role, we will customise the elective units to suit your specific needs.