AHC32111 – Certificate III in Seed Processing

This qualification provides a vocational outcome in commercial seed processing.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Qualification pathways

Pathways into the qualification

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry.

Pathways from the qualification

Further training pathways from this qualification include, but are not limited to, Certificate IV in Agriculture.

Australian Apprenticeships

This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship.

Job roles

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

Commercial seed processor

Completion of nine (9) units made up of six (6) core units and three (3) elective units.


  • a maximum of one (1) elective unit may be selected from units aligned to Certificates II, III or IV in AHC10 or from any other currently endorsed training package or accredited course. Selected units must be relevant to job outcomes in the commercial seed processing industry.


Occupational Health and Safety

AHCOHS301A Contribute to OHS processes

Employability Skill Industry/enterprise requirements for this qualification include:
Communication Listening and understanding Reading and interpreting workplace related documentation. Applying numeracy skills to workplace requirements
Teamwork Working as an individual and a team member Applying knowledge of own role as a part of a team
Problem-solving Showing interdependence and initiative in identifying problems Solving problems individually or in teams
Initiative and enterprise Adapting to new situations Generating a range of options in response to workplace matters
Planning and organising Collecting analysing and organising information Taking initiative and making decisions within workplace role
Self-management Taking responsibility at the appropriate level
Learning Being open to learning, new ideas and techniques Learning in a range of settings including informal learning
Technology Using technology and related workplace equipment Using basic technology skills Applying OHS knowledge when using technology