Course Start Date
5 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
This qualification reflects the skills and knowledge required to become installation or operations technicians within the irrigation industry.
It applies to skilled workers who carry out installation and operations job roles in the irrigation servicing, horticulture and agriculture industries.
No occupational licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication. However, an individual Unit of Competency may specify relevant licensing, legislative or regulatory requirements. Specific determination should be sought through the relevant State or Territory.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course
This is a part-time evening, blended course. You will need to attend approximately 5 hours of class, over 1 day a week, for 36 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 5 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 24 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including self directed study for assignments and online quiz submissions and perform practical exercises to gain experience.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- are trainees employed in the urban irrigation industry.
MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE
There is a new version of this course coming soon. If it is available before you complete your studies, you will be notified of your options and may be transferred to the new course.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID 19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Tuesday from 5.30pm to 9.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
You will need to provide your own Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) including Work boots, appropriate protective clothing, safety glasses, gloves, ear muffs and dust masks. You will also need to provide a metric tape measure, a scale ruler, pens, pencils, paper and a folder or similar to record class notes and have access to personal computing equipment.
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Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW RecognitionIncidental Cost
- Student Association - $20.00
Enquire now for Semester 2 2020 and be notified when enrolments open.
TAFE NSW is open for business so to find out more information on this course including when it will start and how it will be delivered (face-to-face, in a virtual classroom, self-paced, online or a mixture), submit an online enquiry by clicking the Enquire Now button on this page. You can also call 131 601 during business hours* to chat with a member of our friendly customer service team.
* Our customer service team are available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm AEST.
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|AHCWHS301||Contribute to work health and safety processes|
|CPCPCM2043A||Carry out WHS requirements|
|CPCPWT3027A||Connect irrigation systems from drinking water supply|
|AHCIRG327||Implement an irrigation schedule|
|AHCIRG309||Install irrigation pumps|
|AHCIRG303||Measure irrigation delivery system performance|
|AHCIRG306||Troubleshoot irrigation systems|
|CPCPIG2021A||Design domestic urban irrigation systems|
|AHCWRK305||Coordinate work site activities|
|AHCINF304||Install and terminate extra low voltage wiring systems|
|AHCIRG331||Install pressurised irrigation systems|
|AHCIRG315||Interpret irrigation plans and drawings|
|AHCIRG332||Operate pressurised irrigation systems|
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
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