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Certificate II in Horticulture

National ID: AHC20416 | State ID: BDE6

 

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 1.1

If you enjoy the outdoore life and working with plants, this course will provide you with the practical skills and knoweldge to work effectively in the horticultural industy.  This qualification upderpins a range of work functions and job roles that can lead to a horticulture trade qualification.  You will learn about:

  • Landscaping
  • Irrigation
  • Pruning
  • Planting
  • Treating weeds and pests
  • Operating machinery.
Additional Resources : Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course.  Details are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Pack.
Online : This course is available online via Blackboard.
Work Placement : There is a formal work placement for students in this qualification at our Kalgoorlie Campus.  This can be their own workplace or Central Regional TAFE can provide this at our Kalgoorlie Campus and Karlkurla Regional Park.
VET Student Loans : This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Job roles for this qualification would include: school gardeners, nursery worker, council gardeners, landscaper, and private contract gardeners.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
Kalgoorlie
Northam
Duration

This course runs of one (1) academic year part-time.  It is also available as self-paced online at our Kalgoorlie Campus.
The course is also available full-time over one semester at our Geraldton Campus.

HowContinuous Enrolment
Face To Face (Class Room)
Flexible Delivery
Off-Campus Learning
On The Job
Online Delivery
Part-Time
Traineeship
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

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

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist with soil or growing media sampling and testingAHCSOL202BAS70
Participate in work health and safety processesAHCWHS201BAT00
Recognise plantsAHCPCM201BAN27
Treat plant pests, diseases and disordersAHCPMG202BAO90
Treat weedsAHCPMG201BAR65
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply chemicals under supervisionAHCCHM201BAT45
Care for nursery plantsAHCNSY202BAQ20
Collect, prepare and preserve plant specimensAHCPCM202BAS68
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesAHCWRK209BAM98
Participate in workplace communicationsAHCWRK205BAQ86
Plant trees and shrubsAHCPGD201BAP80
Undertake propagation activitiesAHCNSY203BAL43
Work effectively in the industryAHCWRK204BAR90
3 Imported Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Collect native seedAHCNAR305BAQ65
Observe and report plants or animalsAHCILM202BAT73
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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
Kalgoorlie
Northam
Duration

This course runs of one (1) academic year part-time.  It is also available as self-paced online at our Kalgoorlie Campus.
The course is also available full-time over one semester at our Geraldton Campus.

HowContinuous Enrolment
Face To Face (Class Room)
Flexible Delivery
Off-Campus Learning
On The Job
Online Delivery
Part-Time
Traineeship
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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Job roles for this qualification would include: school gardeners, nursery worker, council gardeners, landscaper, and private contract gardeners.

Further study opportunities:

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

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist with soil or growing media sampling and testingAHCSOL202BAS70
Participate in work health and safety processesAHCWHS201BAT00
Recognise plantsAHCPCM201BAN27
Treat plant pests, diseases and disordersAHCPMG202BAO90
Treat weedsAHCPMG201BAR65
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply chemicals under supervisionAHCCHM201BAT45
Care for nursery plantsAHCNSY202BAQ20
Collect, prepare and preserve plant specimensAHCPCM202BAS68
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesAHCWRK209BAM98
Participate in workplace communicationsAHCWRK205BAQ86
Plant trees and shrubsAHCPGD201BAP80
Undertake propagation activitiesAHCNSY203BAL43
Work effectively in the industryAHCWRK204BAR90
3 Imported Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Collect native seedAHCNAR305BAQ65
Observe and report plants or animalsAHCILM202BAT73
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Central Regional TAFE is committed to ensuring that all international students have an enjoyable experience studying in Australia. Students are supported by a dedicated Client Services staff who provide personal counselling, course advice, student support and many other services.

Fees, applications and enrolments for International Students are different to those for local students. International students must be enrolled in full time study on campus.

For more information about courses, enrolment and course fees for international students:

TAFE International Western Australia,
Department of Training and Workforce Development - Customer Service Centre
Level 7, 3 Forrest Place, Perth WA 6000
Tel: +61 8 9218 2100
Fax: +61 8 9218 2160
Email: study.eti@det.wa.edu.au
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.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 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

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

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

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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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.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 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

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

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

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

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

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.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 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

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

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

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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