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AHC20416 Certificate II in Horticulture

National ID: AHC20416 | State ID: BDE6

Sow the seeds for your future

This qualification will allow you to work in a gardening, nursery and landscaping setting. You'll gain the basic skills and knowledge required to work in the horticultural industry as well as WHS.

All of our classes are small, have extensive resources and are run by highly experienced lecturers. During your studies you will gain on the job skills in a structured work placement.

This course is also available for interested individuals, including people registered as unemployed and/or clients referred by community agencies - no prior experience is required.

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

North Metro TAFE also offers a program of this qualification for students who have an intellectual or learning disability to help you reach your goals. Our Disability programs give you the opportunity to advance your career or training prospects.

Gain these skills
  • Recognise plants
  • Plant and prune shrubs and small trees
  • Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders
  • Assist with landscape construction work
  • Operate basic machinery and equipment
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

 




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Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

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

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.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • General Gardener

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

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

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

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
How On campus
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Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Traineeship

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
How Employer-based
Traineeship
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Midland - On Campus

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 months
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Midland
How On campus
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Midland - Traineeship

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 months
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Midland
How Employer-based
Traineeship
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Semester 2, 2019

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
How On campus
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Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.
Midland - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 months
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Midland
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.
Midland - Traineeship

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 months
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Midland
How Employer-based
Traineeship
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

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.

Page last updated September 02, 2019