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Certificate III in Horticulture

National ID: AHC30716 | State ID: BDF1

 

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.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

This qualification is designed to provide you with a range of practical skills, technical training and communication skills for a career in horticulture, specialising in the areas of nursery, gardening and landscaping.
• nursery worker
• landscaper
• horticulture worker
For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

• Certificate IV in Horticulture
• Diploma of Horticulture

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Albany
Bunbury
Busselton
Margaret River
Narrogin
Duration

Albany Campus
Full Time
Traineeship
This course is available for Semester 1
This course is available for Semester 2

Bunbury Campus
Full Time, Part Time
This course is available for Semester 1
This course is available for Semester 2

Busselton Campus
Part Time, Flexible
This course is available for Semester 1
This course is available for Semester 2

Margaret River Campus

Part Time, Flexible, Workplace
Traineeship
This course is available for Semester 1
This course is available for Semester 2

Narrogin Campus
Flexible, Workplace
Traineeship
This course is available for Semester 1
This course is available for Semester 2

HowFlexible
Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship
Workplace
When
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

South Regional TAFE's indicative fees for 2017 are available at the link:
www.southregionaltafe.wa.edu.au/futurestudents/feespaymentoptions

These fees are estimates only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

Other charges may apply.

VET Student Loans
The Certificate III in Horticulture qualification isn’t currently eligible under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme.
For more information on the eligible courses please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans
For information on VET Student Loans at South Regional TAFE
http://www.southregionaltafe.wa.edu.au/futurestudents/vet-student-loans

International students
This courses isn’t available to Visa 500 International Students.
For information on courses available to international students at SRTAFE, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website
Other visa holder students
All other visa holders (i.e 300, 416, 417, 457, 461, 485, 489, 496) contact either South West or Great Southern Campuses to confirm your eligibility;
South West Campuses studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au 0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au 1800 675 781

Units

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Contribute to work health and safety processesAHCWHS301BAP92
Control plant pests, diseases and disordersAHCPMG302BAL98
Control weedsAHCPMG301BAP97
Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areasAHCSOL303BAQ76
Provide information on plants and their cultureAHCPCM302BAQ22
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Coordinate work site activitiesAHCWRK305BAO40
Establish turfAHCTRF302BAR21
Implement a landscape maintenance programAHCPGD304BAT99
Implement a plant establishment programAHCPGD301BAR49
Implement a plant nutrition programAHCPCM301BAO01
Implement a propagation planAHCNSY306BAO62
Maintain nursery plantsAHCNSY301BAS24
Maintain pressurised irrigation systemsAHCIRG333BAS93
Plan a propagation programAHCNSY402BAS19
Plan and maintain plant displaysAHCPGD302BAM12
Sample soils and interpret resultsAHCSOL401BAR13
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Part time, flexible or online courses have rolling enrolments. For help enrolling or for more information contact your local campus.
Please note that all delivery modes may not be available at all campuses; please check with individual campuses on modes of study.

This course is available as a traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate Employer to study.

You can express your interest to study this course via contacting South Regional TAFE on 1800 621 445 or email us at enquiry@srtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

Part time, flexible or online courses have rolling enrolments. For help enrolling or for more information contact your local campus.
Please note that all delivery modes may not be available at all campuses; please check with individual campuses on modes of study.

This course is available as a traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate Employer to study.

You can express your interest to study this course via contacting South Regional TAFE on 1800 621 445 or email us at enquiry@srtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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