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AHC30921 - Certificate III in Landscape Construction

Put your training and experience to use with ITEC’s RPL services and earn a nationally recognised qualification  via our RTO partners.

Qualification Overview

This certification covers the theoretical knowledge and practical skills an individual requires to function in the role of  Landscape Construction.

To qualify for this certificate, you must provide evidence demonstrating that your skills and knowledge align with the courser’s learning outcomes. This evidence can take various forms. Demonstrating your current proficiency at a comparable level can be done through a CV (your student support representative can assist with this), an employment letter, or an employment contract.

Additionally, documents from prior work or educational experiences, such as references from licensed tradespeople you’ve collaborated with, apprenticeship records, academic transcripts, or assessments from relevant past qualifications, all contribute to the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process. You can also submit proof of overseas qualifications or visual evidence of your work, especially for practical roles.

Required documents
ID
Resume
Payslips/work contract/ABN if self-employed
Photos/videos (for practical roles)
Risk Assessment and Management Documents
Incident Report Forms
Plans and Specifications
Job Cards
Quotes/Invoices

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Noble Training Academy RTO: 70201
Unique College of Technology RTO: 91358
Alpha Training & Recognition Pty Ltd RTO: 45282
Australian Institute of Accreditation Pty Ltd RTO: 45009
Delacroy Training RTO: 32267

Qualification Description

This qualification describes the skills and knowledge for trade level roles in the landscape industry.

Individuals with this qualification perform tasks under broad supervision involving a broad range of skills that are applied in a wide variety of contexts. Discretion and judgement in selecting and operating equipment, coordinating resources and applying contingency measures during work.

Work must comply with work health and safety and environmental regulations and legislation that apply to the workplace.

State/territory licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply in some jurisdictions. Users are advised to check with the relevant regulatory authority.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Packaging Rules

To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in:

  • 17 units of competency:
  • 10 core units plus
  • 7 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:

  • 1 must be from electives group A
  • 3 must be from electives group B
  • 3 from the remaining elective units, or any currently endorsed Training Package or accredited course.

 

Core Units

An asterisk (*) next to the unit code indicates that there are prerequisite requirements which must be met when packaging the qualification. Please refer to the Prerequisite requirements table for details.

AHCDRG305

Install drainage systems

AHCLSC311

Set out site for construction works

AHCLSC312*

Construct brick and block structures and features

AHCLSC313

Construct stone structures and features, and install stone cladding

AHCLSC316

Implement a paving project

AHCLSC317

Construct landscape features using concrete

AHCLSC319

Implement a retaining wall project

AHCPCM306

Provide information on plants and their culture

AHCPGD307

Implement a plant establishment program

AHCSOL304

Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas

 

Elective Units

Group A

AHCWHS301

Contribute to work health and safety processes

CPCCWHS2001

Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

 

Group B

An asterisk (*) next to the unit code indicates that there are prerequisite requirements which must be met when packaging the qualification. Please refer to the Prerequisite requirements table for details.

AHCBUS407

Cost a project

AHCGRI301

Maintain roof gardens, vertical gardens and green facades

AHCIRG345

Install pressurised irrigation systems

AHCLSC314

Implement a tree transplanting program

AHCLSC315

Implement an outdoor tiling project

AHCLSC318

Erect timber structures and features

AHCLSC320

Install water features

AHCLSC321

Install metal structures and features

AHCMOM213

Operate and maintain chainsaws

AHCMOM304

Operate machinery and equipment

AHCPCM204

Recognise plants

AHCPCM303

Identify plant specimens

AHCPGD310

Implement a landscape maintenance program

AHCWRK309

Apply environmentally sustainable work practices

CPCCCA3018*

Construct, erect and dismantle formwork for stairs and ramps

CPCCCA3028*

Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground

CPCCON3041*

Place concrete

CPCCON3042*

Finish concrete

CPCCON3043*

Cure concrete

MSFFL3063

Install synthetic textile floor coverings to sports facilities and outdoor spaces

 

Prerequisite requirements

Unit of competency

Prerequisite requirement

AHCLSC312 Construct brick and block structures and features

AHCLSC317 Construct landscape features using concrete

CPCCCA3018 Construct erect and dismantle formwork for stairs and ramps

CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

CPCCCA3028 Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground

CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

CPCCON3041 Place concrete

CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

CPCCON3042 Finish concrete

CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

CPCCON3043 Cure concrete

CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

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Portfolio of Experience

Your dedicated consultant will guide you through the process of putting together a portfolio of evidence. This can contain overseas qualifications, transcripts, certificates, photos and videos, samples or work examples, letters of reference, your current resume, etc.

Evidence Review

Once one of our partner registered training organisations (RTOs) has assessed your portfolio, the assessor assigned to your case may be in touch if any additional evidence is required. If you have any weak areas, the RTO may assign a trainer to upskill you at no cost to you.

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ITEC Australia is partnered with Registered Training Organisations whose qualifications are nationally recognised in Australia, and are the same as the qualification you would receive from full time study. Qualifications can also be useful for licensing or immigration purposes.