Certificate II in Horticulture

National ID: AHC20416
State ID: BDE6
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Private
COASTAL & RURAL TRAINING PTY LTD T/A RURAL TRAINING AUSTRALIA

Workplace Traineeship Overview

This training package is delivered 100% at your workplace and tailored to suit your requirement and to service your industry (Agriculture, Rural Operation, Feedlots) with the best practise used in Australia.

In this qualification trainees will learn to recognise plants, undertake planting tasks, use correct pruning techniques and collect plant specimens. On Successful completion of this traineeship you will acquire the skills required to work as an assistant to a horticulturist, work in a plantation or nursery. Depending on the units selected individuals will be able to seek employment not only in rural industries but also other industry sectors, such as local government and landscaping (construction) industry.

What will I learn?

All Training packages are programmed to suit your needs and your requirements. Please contact Kylie and she can help you design the qualification content to suit your industry requirements.

  • Contribute to WHS processes
  • Implement & monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Recognise plants
  • Determine basic properties of soil and/or growing media
  • Conduct site inspections
  • Coordinate work site activities
  • Implement a landscape maintenance program
  • Implement a plant nutrition program
  • Provide information on plants & their culture
  • Control weeds
  • Control plant pests, diseases & disorders
  • Implement a plant establishment program
  • Conduct tree inspections
  • Implement a grassed area maintenance program
  • Maintain natural areas
  • Develop & extend design skills & practice and many more… 

Delivery

Training is delivered fully on-the-job via

  • Face-to-Face
  • At the Workplace
  • Blended
  • Traineeship

Course description

Workplace Traineeship Overview

This training package is delivered 100% at your workplace and tailored to suit your requirement and to service your industry (Agriculture, Rural Operation, Feedlots) with the best practise used in Australia.

In this qualification trainees will learn to recognise plants, undertake planting tasks, use correct pruning techniques and collect plant specimens. On Successful completion of this traineeship you will acquire the skills required to work as an assistant to a horticulturist, work in a plantation or nursery. Depending on the units selected individuals will be able to seek employment not only in rural industries but also other industry sectors, such as local government and landscaping (construction) industry.

What will I learn?

All Training packages are programmed to suit your needs and your requirements. Please contact Kylie and she can help you design the qualification content to suit your industry requirements.

  • Contribute to WHS processes
  • Implement & monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Recognise plants
  • Determine basic properties of soil and/or growing media
  • Conduct site inspections
  • Coordinate work site activities
  • Implement a landscape maintenance program
  • Implement a plant nutrition program
  • Provide information on plants & their culture
  • Control weeds
  • Control plant pests, diseases & disorders
  • Implement a plant establishment program
  • Conduct tree inspections
  • Implement a grassed area maintenance program
  • Maintain natural areas
  • Develop & extend design skills & practice and many more… 

Delivery

Training is delivered fully on-the-job via

  • Face-to-Face
  • At the Workplace
  • Blended
  • Traineeship

Campus locations

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