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Certificate III in Horticulture

National ID: AHC30716 | State ID: BDF1

 

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release No2
Turn your love of gardening and working outdoors into a career by gaining the knwledge and skills required to carry out a variety of horticultural tasks with confidence.  This course will provide you with practical hands-on experiences in plant identification, irrigation, pest and disease control, machinery use, nursery work and landscaping.
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Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Horticulture qualifications provide you with a broad range of skills and knowledge needed to work in this industry.  Industry positions include : horticulturalist, gardener, parks and gardens worker.

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Overview

Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
Kalgoorlie
Duration

1 Semester

HowContinuous Enrolment
Face To Face (Class Room)
Flexible Delivery
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Traineeship
Workplace Assessment
WhenWas available Semester 1, 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
Contribute to work health and safety processesAHCWHS301BAP92
Control plant pests, diseases and disordersAHCPMG302BAL98
Control weedsAHCPMG301BAP97
Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areasAHCSOL303BAQ76
Provide information on plants and their cultureAHCPCM302BAQ22
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Conduct site inspectionsAHCWRK311BAM72
Coordinate work site activitiesAHCWRK305BAO40
Identify plant specimensAHCPCM303BAS86
Implement a plant establishment programAHCPGD301BAR49
Implement a plant nutrition programAHCPCM301BAO01
Implement a propagation planAHCNSY306BAO62
Maintain nursery plantsAHCNSY301BAS24
Prepare and apply chemicalsAHCCHM303BAN65
Prepare growing mediaAHCSOL301BAP82
Transport and store chemicalsAHCCHM304BAN70
3 Imported Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Provide first aidHLTAID003WG732
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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
Kalgoorlie
Duration

1 Semester

HowContinuous Enrolment
Face To Face (Class Room)
Flexible Delivery
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Traineeship
Workplace Assessment
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
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Horticulture qualifications provide you with a broad range of skills and knowledge needed to work in this industry.  Industry positions include : horticulturalist, gardener, parks and gardens worker.

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
Contribute to work health and safety processesAHCWHS301BAP92
Control plant pests, diseases and disordersAHCPMG302BAL98
Control weedsAHCPMG301BAP97
Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areasAHCSOL303BAQ76
Provide information on plants and their cultureAHCPCM302BAQ22
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Conduct site inspectionsAHCWRK311BAM72
Coordinate work site activitiesAHCWRK305BAO40
Identify plant specimensAHCPCM303BAS86
Implement a plant establishment programAHCPGD301BAR49
Implement a plant nutrition programAHCPCM301BAO01
Implement a propagation planAHCNSY306BAO62
Maintain nursery plantsAHCNSY301BAS24
Prepare and apply chemicalsAHCCHM303BAN65
Prepare growing mediaAHCSOL301BAP82
Transport and store chemicalsAHCCHM304BAN70
3 Imported Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Provide first aidHLTAID003WG732
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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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