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VCE VET Agriculture, Horticulture, Conservation and Land Management

 

 

 

Qualifications

AHC20116 Certificate II in Agriculture: provides an entry level occupational outcome in agriculture. The qualification enables individuals to select a livestock production or cropping context as a job focus or, in the case of mixed farming enterprises, both. Industry expects individuals with this qualification to carry out routine tasks under general supervision and exercise limited autonomy with some accountability for their own work. This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship. Job roles vary across different industry sectors and may include: Assistant Animal Attendant/Stockperson, Assistant Farm or Station Hand/Labourer.

Credit in the VCE or VCAL: recognition of two or more units at Units 1 and 2 level and a Units 3 and 4 sequence.

AHC20416 Certificate II in Horticulture: underpins a range of work functions and job roles that can lead to a horticultural trade qualification. Employment opoportunities may include Horticulture worker or assistant.

Credit in the VCE or VCAL: recognition of two or more units at Units 1 and 2 level and a Units 3 and 4 sequence.

AHC21016 Certificate II in Conservation and Land Management: provides an occupational outcome in conservation and land management. Work would be carried out under general guidance and supervision. The qualification enables individuals to select an Indigenous land management, conservation earthworks, lands, parks and wildlife or natural area management context as a job focus or a mix of these.

Credit in the VCE or VCAL: recognition of two or more units at Units 1 and 2 level and a Units 3 and 4 sequence.

ATAR contribution

Students who receive a units 3 and 4 sequence for any of the VCE VET Agriculture, Horticulture, or Conservation and Land Management will be eligible for an increment towards their ATAR (10 per cent of the lowest study score of the primary four studies).

The increment is awarded by the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC). For more information, visit VTAC

Structured workplace learning recognition

The VCAA provides recognition for structured workplace learning for students undertaking VCE VET programs.

 Workplace learning record booklets for VCE VET Agriculture, Horticulture, Conservation and Land Management are available.

View AHC20116 Certificate II in Agriculture workplace learning record booklet.

View AHC20116 Certificate II in Horticulture workplace learning record booklet.

Support material

VCE VET Agriculture, Horticulture, Conservation and Land Management Program Booklet
The program booklet should be read in conjunction with the AHC Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package.

VCE VET program guide 2018
The VCE VET Program Guide provides general advice about the VCAA's suite of VCE VET programs. It is to be read in conjunction with the VCE VET Agriculture, Horticulture, Conservation and Land Management program booklet.