This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in agriculture. The qualification enables individuals to select a livestock production, cropping or livestock context as a job focus or, in the case of mixed farming enterprises, both cropping and livestock.

Individuals with this qualification carry out routine tasks under general supervision and exercise limited autonomy with some accountability for their own work. Job roles vary across different industry sectors and may include assistant animal attendant/stock person, assistant farm or station hand, assistant farm or station worker, assistant farm or station labourer.

Employment Industries

Upon completion of the course, some of the possible industries for employment can include:

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing

Education and Training

Administrative and Support Services


The Certificate II in Agriculture will consist of the following 18 units.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate II in Agriculture- AHC20116.

Core Units

Unit CodeUnit Description
AHCWHS201Participate in work health and safety processes


Unit CodeUnit Description
AHCCHM201Apply chemicals under supervision


Unit CodeUnit Description
AHCINF201Carry out basic electric fencing operations
AHCINF202Install, maintain and repair farm fencing


Unit CodeUnit Description
AHCLSK204Carry out regular livestock observation
AHCLSK205Handle livestock using basic techniques
AHCLSK206Identify and mark livestock

Machinery operation and maintenance

Unit CodeUnit Description
AHCCHM201Operate tractors
AHCMOM204Undertake operational maintenance of machinery

Production Horticulture

Unit CodeUnit Description
AHCPHT201Plant horticultural crops
AHCIRG205Maintain gravity-fed irrigation systems
AHCPHT203Support horticultural crop harvesting
BSBLED101Carry out postharvest operations
MEM18001CUse hand tools
MEM18002BUse power tools/hand held operations
BSBWOR203Work effectively with others


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Non Funded Fees

Student Fees
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Cert 3 Guarantee Fees

Funding TypeNumber of UnitsStudent Co-Contribution FeeCost per Unit
Funding TypeStudent Fee

Maryborough - Theory Work

We provide all our Agricultural theory training out of the following location:

60 John St, Maryborough, Queensland, 4650

Maryborough - Practical and Teaching

Our agricultural courses practical training sessions are delivered from our working farm:

31 Mungar Rd, Maryborough, Queensland, 4650

We currently don't have any entry requirements for this course. 
Please get in touch with us if you would like to know more . 

Am I eligible for the Certificate 3 Guarantee Funding?

We are able to offer our courses under the Certificate 3 Guarantee which is a government-subsidised training program for eligible students living in Queensland.

The Certificate 3 Guarantee supports eligible individuals to complete their first post-school certificate III qualification. It also supports school students to access training and Year 12 graduates to transition to employment by providing free training in high priority qualifications.

Visit the government website to learn more and to find out if you are eligible or get in touch with us and we can offer you advice and support on any information regarding this.


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