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Install micro-irrigation systems

AQF: Certificate II
Industry: Horticulture
National Code: AHCIRG203A
Tasks include the following: 1. Theory on micro-irrigation  2. Recognise components and their uses  3. Measure water pressure and flow rate  4. Install and operate a micro-irrigation system  5. Set an automatic irrigation controller  6. Check and maintain a micro-irrigation system  7. Plan a micro-irrigation system
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Operate Machinery and Equipment

AQF: Certificate III
Industry: Agriculture / Horticulture / Conservation and Land Management
National Code: AHCMOM304A
ISBN:978-1-86506-181-8
This competency standard covers the maintenance and operation of machinery and equipment. A practical application of skills and knowledge is required to carry out pre-operational checks, calibrate equipment, report faults and maintain operational records. In addition, an awareness of workplace safety and positive environmental practices associated with machinery and equipment operation is essential. This work is likely to be carried out under routine supervision within enterprise guidelines.
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Operate Specialised Machinery and Equipment

AQF: Certificate III
Industry: Agriculture / Horticulture / Conservation and Land Management
National Code: AHCMOM305A
ISBN:978-1-86506-268-6
This competency standard covers the functions involved in operating specialised machinery and equipment. It requires particular skills and knowledge to operate specialised agricultural, horticultural or conservation and land management machinery. An ability to perform pre-operational checks on machinery, assess work requirements, determine work plans, monitor performance and maintain records is also required. In addition, it requires knowledge of licensing requirements, workplace safety and positive environmental practices associated with the operation of machinery. Judgement and discretion combined with the ability to work under minimal supervision is necessary.
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Operate Vehicles

AQF: Certificate II
Industry: Agriculture / Horticulture / Conservation and Land Management
National Code: AHCMOM205A
ISBN:978-1-86506-264-8
This competency standard covers the process of maintaining and operating vehicles in a rural, horticultural or land management setting. Competency requires the application of basic driving skills to safely utilise various controls and features of a range of vehicles and demonstrate safe driving techniques. Competency requires knowledge of legislative requirements with regard to licensing and an awareness of duty of care to self, others and the environment. The work is likely to be carried out under minimal supervision within enterprise guidelines
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Perform Specialised Machinery Maintenance

AQF: Certificate III
Industry: Agriculture / Horticulture / Conservation and Land Management
National Code: AHCMOM302A
ISBN:978-1-86506-248-8
This competency standard covers the process of maintaining specialised machinery and equipment. This refers to machinery and equipment used principally in agriculture, horticulture and conservation and land management work where there is high wear and tear on components. It requires the ability to carry out engine and equipment checks, undertake transmission checks, maintain high wear components and attachments and record maintenance work. Performing specialised machinery maintenance requires knowledge of general machine function principles and maintenance and operational replacement wear component requirements and procedures.
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Pests, Diseases and Disorders

AQF: Certificate III
Industry: Horticulture / Conservation and Land Management
National Code: AHCPMG302A
This learning resource is devoted to the study of pests, diseases and disorders in horticulture and conservation and land management. Whatever area of horticulture or conservation and land management you are interested in – be it nursery production, nursery retail, landscape construction, turf or garden maintenance, revegetation, or natural area management – pests and diseases are certain to be a problem you will have to deal with. The first step in control of pests, diseases or disorders is planning.
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Undertake Operational Maintenance of Machinery

AQF: Certificate II
Industry: Agriculture
National Code: AHCMOM204A
ISBN:978-1-86506-247-1
This learning guide standard covers basic maintenance procedures required to support machinery operations. It involves non-specialist skills to perform basic servicing and repairs on a range of machinery according to scheduled maintenance programs. Competency requires an awareness of workplace safety and positive environmental practices associated with maintenance activities. The work is likely to be carried out under limited supervision with checking only related to overall progress within established enterprise routines and procedures.
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