Level 1 Primary Industries

PIT100
Course Description

Teacher to contact with questions:

Recommended Prior Learning

None but students will be interviewed


In this course we look broadly at the Primary Industry sector with field trips to a variety of local producers. This is an entry level course with an emphasis on horticulture and growing food to support a healthy lifestyle.


Pathway

Level 2 Agriculture

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

This course is sponsored by the Primary Industries Training Organisation so students are provided with a folder of learning resources.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 23359 v2 Maintain hygiene to ensure food safety in a horticulture workplace
2
I
5
U.S. 29495 v1 Control weeds by physical means using appropriate equipment under close supervision
2
I
2
U.S. 29502 v1 Plant out by hand under close supervision
2
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Pathway Tags

Farm assistant, herd manager, animal technician, Vet, stock agent, orchardist