AHC32816 Cert III in Rural Operations
What is the purpose of this course?
The Rural Operations Cert III provides a wide range of options to acquire skills and knowledge to work in a rural setting. This may include mixed farming and agricultural production, but can also cater for a blend of skills that extend to other rural and regionally-based enterprises such as retail and agribusiness, local government, tourism, transport, construction and mining.
This qualification covers multifunctional roles in agriculture, horticulture and conservation land management, and other related industries. It also covers other industry sectors, such as local government, tourism, hospitality, transport, construction, information technology and metals.
Job roles and titles vary across different sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
- People wishing to work professionally in the Rural, Construction and Transport industry;
- People already working in the Rural, Construction and Transport industry wishing to upgrade their skills;
- People wishing to undertake traineeships in the Rural, Construction and Transport industry;
Successful achievement of the licensing units within the qualification must align with licensing and regulatory requirements applicable to driving and state/territory regulatory requirements.
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AHC32816 Certificate III in rural operations: 16 units
AHCWRK309 – Apply environmentally sustainable work practices
AHCWHS301 – Contribute to work health and safety processes
AHCMOM302 – Perform machinery maintenance
AHCMOM304 – Operate machinery and equipment
AHCMOM211 – Operate side by side utility vehicle
AHCMOM212 – Operate quad bikes
AHCWRK303 – Respond to emergencies
AHCWRK311 – Conduct site inspections
FWPCOT2237 – Maintain chainsaws
FWPCOT2239 – Trim and cut felled trees
RIISAM203D – Use hand and power tools
RIIERR205D – Apply initial response first aid.
RIIMPO335D – Conduct skid steer loader operations without attachments
RIIMPO031E – Conduct backhoe loader operations
RIIMPO317D – Conduct roller operations
TLIC3003A – Medium rigid vehicle
Applicants attempting licencing units must comply with state licencing requirements.
Each qualification is expected to take up to 12 months to complete, however some learners may wish to apply themselves to complete earlier.
Course Dates and Times:
Course is based online with combination learning at ITQ offices so you can learn at your own pace.
Onsite trainers are available Monday to Friday and students have access to ITQ training rooms.
Training times are from 8.00am to approximately 4.00pm each day
Please contact our office to find out our course schedule.
Supervised written and/or verbal and practical assessment
A full qualification for AHC32816 Certificate in Rural Operations will be issued to applicants who meet the criteria required from the Training Package.
Cert 3 Guarantee – VET Funding Eligibility Criteria
The Certificate 3 Guarantee supports eligible individuals to complete their first post-school certificate III level qualification and increase their skills to move into employment, re-enter the workforce or advance their career. It also supports Queensland’s Year 12 graduates to transition to employment by providing fee-free training in high priority qualifications.
Participants must be; • 15 years of age or above • no longer at school • a QLD resident • not currently enrolled in another course, hold or have previously enrolled into a Certificate III or higher level Qualification
The Certificate 3 Guarantee Program is a Department of Education & Training Initiative
TLIC 3003A Lesson allowance for Medium Rigid Vehicle licencing:
5 x 1 hour lesson Medium Rigid and 1 x test hire. Please be advised that there is a Qld Transport test fee and licence application fee payable to TMR by student.
Medium Rigid – Non- Concessional $180.00 Concessional $80.00
Upgrade options available H.R (Only if RPL applies to Medium Rigid Vehicle)
7 x 1 hour lesson Heavy Rigid and 1 x test hire. Please be advised that there is a Qld Transport test fee and licence application fee payable to TMR by student.
(If H.R truck available in your area)
Heavy Rigid – $500.00