AHC20416 - Certificate II in Horticulture

The Certificate II in Horticulture is delivered within a two-year period.This qualification underpins a range of work functions and job roles that can lead to a horticultural trade qualification.


National Code AHC20416
Study Areas Horticulture
Study Level Certificate II
Study Type Local
Campuses Wongutha CAPS


Wongutha CAPS is funded by a combination of Commonwealth and state grants along with ABSTUDY payment via Centrelink. Students are not required to contribute financially in the way of fees for any of the courses or subjects offered at Wongutha.

Class Days

Week days

Course Length

Part time – 2 year


Wongutha CAPS

Study Pathways

AHC21016 - Certificate II in Conservation and Land Management
AHC20116 - Certificate II in Agriculture

AHC21216 - Certificate II in Rural Operations

AHC20616 - Certificate II in Parks and Gardens

Recognition of Prior Learning

Is available.


This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 2.

Career Outcomes


This qualification provides a pathway to work in various Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management settings.


Consistent with the qualification packaging rules, the units listed below will be delivered for this qualification.






AHCPCM201 Recognise plants
AHCPMG201 Treat weeds
AHCPMG202 Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders
AHCSOL202 Assist with soil or growing media sampling and testing
AHCWHS201 Participate in work health and safety processes
AHCCHM201 Apply chemicals under supervision
AHCINF203 Maintain properties and structures
AHCIRG215 Assist with low volume irrigation operations
AHCLSC203 Install aggregate paths
AHCMOM202 Operate tractors
AHCMOM203 Operate basic machinery and equipment
AHCMOM213 Operate and maintain chainsaws
AHCNSY201 Pot up plants
AHCNSY202 Care for nursery plants
HLTAID003 Provide first aid