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AHC30716 Certificate III in Horticulture

National ID: AHC30716 | State ID: BDF1

 

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 will enhance 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 to staff when you enrol.

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

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 II in Conservation and Land Management or Certificate II in Horticulture.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Gardener
  • Interior Plantscaper
  • Horticulturist
  • Horticulture Consultant 
  • Sustainable Horticulture Promotional Officer

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

Further study

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.

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

Continuous enrolment, 2020

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Trainee

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 months
When Continuous enrolment
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
How On campus
Traineeship
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Semester 1, 2020

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

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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 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Midland
How On campus
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Midland - Traineeship

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Overview
Duration 2 semester/s
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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Midland - On Campus

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Midland
How On campus
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Midland - Traineeship

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 2 semester/s
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 24, 2019