Certificate III in Horticulture

National ID: AHC30716
State ID: BDF1
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Course is available at the following locations

Public
Central Regional TAFE

Training Package Version:Release No2

Turn your love of gardening and working outdoors into a career by gaining the knwledge and skills required to carry out a variety of horticultural tasks with confidence. This course will provide you with practical hands-on experiences in plant identification, irrigation, pest and disease control, machinery use, nursery work and landscaping.

VET Student Loans

This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Course description

Training Package Version:Release No2

Turn your love of gardening and working outdoors into a career by gaining the knwledge and skills required to carry out a variety of horticultural tasks with confidence. This course will provide you with practical hands-on experiences in plant identification, irrigation, pest and disease control, machinery use, nursery work and landscaping.

VET Student Loans

This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

Grow your horticulture skills

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticulture industry. If you have industry experience this course willenhance your skills.

Subjects are selected from specialisations including arboriculture, floriculture, landscaping, nursery, parks and gardens, production skills and turf management. Subjects may include plant identification, irrigation, pest and disease control, machinery use, nursery work, hard landscaping, hydroponics, and turf maintenance. Not all horticultural specialisations will be available at all locations.

You may be able to attain a dual qualification incorporating this qualification and the Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management, talk tostaff when you enrol.

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. It is however recommended that applicants have at least completed year 10,Certificate II in Conservation and Land Managementor Certificate II in Horticulture.

Gain these skills
  • Implement propagation plans
  • Safely prepare, store and apply chemicals
  • Create plant displays
  • Apply workplace safety and health guidelines
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Enjoy nature and the outdoors
  • Comfortable working in a physical environment
  • Practical and able to undertake manual labour
  • Problem solving skills

Course description

Grow your horticulture skills

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticulture industry. If you have industry experience this course willenhance your skills.

Subjects are selected from specialisations including arboriculture, floriculture, landscaping, nursery, parks and gardens, production skills and turf management. Subjects may include plant identification, irrigation, pest and disease control, machinery use, nursery work, hard landscaping, hydroponics, and turf maintenance. Not all horticultural specialisations will be available at all locations.

You may be able to attain a dual qualification incorporating this qualification and the Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management, talk tostaff when you enrol.

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. It is however recommended that applicants have at least completed year 10,Certificate II in Conservation and Land Managementor Certificate II in Horticulture.

Gain these skills
  • Implement propagation plans
  • Safely prepare, store and apply chemicals
  • Create plant displays
  • Apply workplace safety and health guidelines
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Enjoy nature and the outdoors
  • Comfortable working in a physical environment
  • Practical and able to undertake manual labour
  • Problem solving skills

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Regional TAFE

This qualification will give you the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticultural industry.

You will be exposed to areas of plant identification, irrigation, pest and disease control, and nursery work.

Course description

This qualification will give you the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticultural industry.

You will be exposed to areas of plant identification, irrigation, pest and disease control, and nursery work.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

Are you looking for a career among the trees?

When you complete the Certificate III in Horticulture you will be ready for a career working with plants as school or council gardener, groundskeeper, or self-employed landscaper.

You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticultural industry, implement propagation plans, control weeds, pests, and diseases, safely prepare, store, and apply chemicals, install irrigation, create plant displays, plant identification and nutrition, and workplace safety and health.

South Metropolitan TAFE's Murdoch Campus has extensive horticulture facilities.

This Qualification is also available as a Traineeship. To study as a Trainee, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation. Please see the Apprenticeships/Traineeships section for more information.

Course description

Are you looking for a career among the trees?

When you complete the Certificate III in Horticulture you will be ready for a career working with plants as school or council gardener, groundskeeper, or self-employed landscaper.

You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticultural industry, implement propagation plans, control weeds, pests, and diseases, safely prepare, store, and apply chemicals, install irrigation, create plant displays, plant identification and nutrition, and workplace safety and health.

South Metropolitan TAFE's Murdoch Campus has extensive horticulture facilities.

This Qualification is also available as a Traineeship. To study as a Trainee, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation. Please see the Apprenticeships/Traineeships section for more information.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Regional TAFE

Are you looking for a career among the trees?

When you complete the Certificate III in Horticulture you will be ready for a career working with plants as school or council gardener, groundskeeper, or self-employed landscaper.
You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticultural industry, implement propagation plans, control weeds, pests, and diseases, safely prepare, store, and apply chemicals, install irrigation, create plant displays, plant identification and nutrition, and workplace safety and health.

South Regional TAFE Campuses have well designed horticulture facilities.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Course description

Are you looking for a career among the trees?

When you complete the Certificate III in Horticulture you will be ready for a career working with plants as school or council gardener, groundskeeper, or self-employed landscaper.
You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticultural industry, implement propagation plans, control weeds, pests, and diseases, safely prepare, store, and apply chemicals, install irrigation, create plant displays, plant identification and nutrition, and workplace safety and health.

South Regional TAFE Campuses have well designed horticulture facilities.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Campus locations

Course page link