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Certificate II in Landscaping

National ID: AHC21616 | State ID: BDE7

 

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to assist in the design and construction of garden landscapes or renovation of existing gardens. This qualification is designed to provide you with the foundation skills and knowledge required by the landscaping industry sector. You will learn skills to maintain and construct domestic and commercial landscapes and recreational landscape structures. You may also learn to recognise plants, plant trees and shrubs, lay paving, construct retaining walls, lay irrigation and drainage pipes, establish turf, treat pests and diseases and operate and maintain machinery and equipment (eg tractors).

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. It is however recommended that applicants have at least completed year 10, Certificate I in Agrifood Operations, Certificate I in Conservation and Land Management (includes 'Green Army' participants) or Certificate I in Horticulture.

You may be able to attain a triple qualification, adding the Certificate II in Conservation and Land Management and Certificate II in Horticulture to this Certificate III in Landscaping, talk to staff when you enrol.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

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Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
Duration
How Full-Time
Part-Time
When Available Semester 2, 2017

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Further study opportunities:

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

Local full time students

Course fees are made up of two components, tuition fees and resource fees.

Tuition fees are determined by multiplying the course fee rate by the nominal hours, which is the number of hours in which an average student could be expected to complete each unit. They are not the hours of training or instruction.

Resource fees are charges for material that are essential to a course or unit, and are purchased by NMT to be used by students during the course.

Fees may vary depending on the units you are enrolled in so an approximate amount has been shown. You will be given the exact amount of your fees at enrolment. Part time student fees will vary depending on the number of units you are enrolled in.

Please note, you may also need to buy textbooks or equipment for your course.
NOTE up to date fees will be available shortly. Please return to this page or contact us for details

International Students

If this course is available for International students you will need to pay your course fees to TIWA when you accept your offer.

CORE UNITS

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist with landscape construction work AHCLSC201 BAR32
Construct low-profile timber or modular retaining walls AHCLSC202 BAM73
Install aggregate paths AHCLSC203 BAM38
Lay paving AHCLSC204 BAO08
Operate basic machinery and equipment AHCMOM203 BAU05
Participate in work health and safety processes AHCWHS201 BAT00
Plant trees and shrubs AHCPGD201 BAP80
Recognise plants AHCPCM201 BAN27

ELECTIVE UNITS

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist with soil or growing media sampling and testing AHCSOL202 BAS70
Carry out natural area restoration works AHCNAR201 BAN79
Collect, prepare and preserve plant specimens AHCPCM202 BAS68
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices AHCWRK209 BAM98
Prune shrubs and small trees AHCPGD203 BAO28
Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders AHCPMG202 BAO90
Treat weeds AHCPMG201 BAR65

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Part time enrolments are usually done in late January and mid June each year while online and continuous enrolment courses normally have enrolments available at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

call: 1300 300 822 or email: enquiry@nmtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1300 300 822 or email: enquiry@nmtafe.wa.edu.au

Entrance Requirements

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

 

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