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Basic Nursery Skill Set

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Learn aspects of working in a nursery and plant propagation

This skill set will give you the skills and knowledge for entry level employment in a nursery centre and covers basic nursery preparation skills for plant propagation and care for nursery plants. It is suitable for anyone wishing to work in Horticulture industry.    

Successful completion of this skill set will give you credit towards Certificate II in Horticulture, Certificate III in Horticulture or Certificate II in Conservation and Ecosystem Management.

  • Propagating plants using various techniques
  • Preparing for potting up operations
  • Preparing growing media
  • Pot up propagated plants
  • Completing potting up operation
  • Maintain the nursery environment and nursery plants
  • Complete nursery plant maintenance operation

This skills set runs for two days over two weeks.

Next course dates
4 October & 11 October 2022 OR
15 November & 22 November 2022

Timetable information is indicative only and subject to change.

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

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Semester 2, 2022

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

Duration 2 Days
When Semester 2, 2022
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
How On campus
Course fee
Tuition fee* Resource fee Total fee
General $81.00 $85.00 $166.00
Concession $24.00 $85.00 $109.00

*Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis in 2022. Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Please note fees listed include all units required to gain this qualification.  If you're a continuing student and have successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in, to complete this course.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T 1300 300 822

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