NATIONAL CERTIFICATE: Plant Production (NQF 2)
TYPE ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE LEVEL CREDITS
CORE 13356 Assess the influence of the environment on sustainable livestock production 1 4
116125 Apply crop protection and animal health products effectively and responsibly 2 4
116127 Apply layout principles for conservation and infrastructure 2 5
116126 Apply marketing principles in agriculture 2 2
116128 Apply plant manipulation methods 2 4
116121 Apply sustainable farming practices to conserve the ecological environment 2 5
116122 Control inputs and stock in agribusiness 2 2
116124 Control pests, diseases and weeds on all crops effectively and responsibly 2 2
116115 Define and understand production systems and production management 2 2
116119 Demonstrate an understanding of plant propagation 2 3
116113 Explain principles of human resources management and practices in agriculture 2 2
116111 Harvest agricultural crops: procedures 2 4
116081 Identify and recognise factors influencing agricultural enterprise selection 2 2
116083 Illustrate and understand the basic layout of financial statements 2 2
116079 Monitor the establishment of a crop 2 4
116077 Monitor water quality 2 3
116066 Operate and maintain specific irrigation systems 2 3
116070 Operate and support a food safety and quality management system in the agricultural supply chain 2 2
116053 Understand basic soil fertility and plant nutrition 2 5
116057 Understand the structure and functions of a plant 2 5
116060 Utilise and perform minor repair and maintenance tasks on implements, equipment and infrastructure 2 5
FUNDAMENTAL 8963 Access and use information from texts 2 5
9009 Apply basic knowledge of statistics and probability to influence the use of data and procedures in order to investigate life related problems 2 3
7480 Demonstrate understanding of rational and irrational numbers and number systems 2 3
8962 Maintain and adapt oral communication 2 5
12444 Measure, estimate and calculate physical quantities and explore, describe and represent geometrical relationships in 2-dimensions in different life or workplace contexts 2 3
116080 Monitor, collect and collate agricultural data 2 2
116064 Recognise and identify the basic functions of the ecological environment 2 4
8967 Use language and communication in occupational learning programmes 2 5
7469 Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal and community life 2 2
9007 Work with a range of patterns and functions and solve problems 2 5
8964 Write for a defined context 2 5
ELECTIVE 116109 Interpret and illustrate permaculture principles 2 5
116072 Perform routine operations and identify basic problems in hydroponic systems 2 3
TOTAL 120