Control Weeds (AHC Unit)
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
No minimum education
This unit is part of the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package. It covers the control of weeds and defines the standard required to: identify a range of weeds and beneficial organisms; plan and coordinate weed control activities; prepare and calibrate equipment; conduct a site hazard identification and risk control assessment for weed control; apply a range of weed control methods and maintain records; monitor, record and report the effectiveness of controls.
Subjects you can Study
Assess weed infestation; Plan control measures; Implement control measures; Monitor control measures.
About Tocal CollegeEstablished in 1965, Tocal College is a Registered Training Organisation (#91166) with campuses at Paterson (Hunter Valley) and Yanco (Leeton -Murrumbidgee Rural Studies Centre). The College provides training in agriculture and conservation and land management for full-time students and trainees. It also runs Diploma, skills recognition and short course programs for farmers and others involved in agriculture, conservation and land management. RTO code: 91166
Life after Study
Farm hands assist farmers and graziers with growing crops and feeding and raising livestock.
Farmers and farm managers undertake farming operations to raise livestock and cultivate crops, fruit, vegetables and other agricultural products.
A farmer is a self-employed person who farms their own land or a leasehold property rented from a landowner. A farm manager is an employee who is paid a salary to manage a farm or group of farms.