AHC20116 Certificate II in Agriculture

This VET subject 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.

Duration: 2 years

Units of Study:

  • Participate in work health and safety processes
  • Participate in workplace communication
  • Maintain properties and structures
  • Operate basic machinery and equipment
  • Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders
  • Inspect & Clean Machinery for Plant, Animal & Soil Material
  • Undertake operational maintenance of machinery
  • Observe and report on weather
  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Handle livestock using basic techniques
  • Install, maintain and repair farm fencing
  • Monitor water supplies
  • Muster and move livestock
  • Provide feed for livestock
  • Carry out basic electric fencing operations
  • Work effectively in the industry
  • Apply chemicals under supervision
  • Collect and record production data




VCE & ATAR Contribution
This subject is not available for VCE scored assessment.

Structured Workplace Learning / On The Job training 
Structured Work placement is strongly recommended.