Certificate III in Production Horticulture
Federation Training, TAFE VIC
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Fulham||No||Part-time Block or Day Release||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package. It provides a vocational outcome in production horticulture. The qualification enables individuals to select a tree cropping, vegetable or berry production or mushroom production context as a job focus or, in the case of mixed enterprises, both.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Contribute to OHS processes. Electives: Carry out a crop regulation program; Implement a post-harvest program; Establish horticultural crops; Identify and report unusual disease or plant pest signs; Fumigate soil using chemicals; Troubleshoot drainage systems; Operate machinery and equipment; Release biological agents; Respond to emergencies; plus more.
About Federation Training, TAFE VICEstablished in 2014, Federation Training is a partnership between GippsTAFE and Advance TAFE. Building on over 85 years' experience in training and education, Federation Training strives to provide improved opportunities and outcomes for vocational education students across Gippsland and South Eastern Victoria.
With nine campuses from Chadstone across the state to Lakes Entrance, Federation Training offer a diverse range of programs and specially designed learning environments, providing students with the opportunity to get hands on and develop skills and experience in the industry of their choice.
Established May 1, 2014 following the amalgamation of Advance TAFE and GippsTAFE, Federation Training aims to create one united education model for Gippsland that will provide opportunities for local students and an exciting learning environment for those seeking a regional educational experience.
Federation Training has a variety of courses from pre-apprenticeships, apprenticeships and traineeships, to certificates, diplomas and advanced diplomas. Students can choose to study courses in business, health, general education or trades. Students can also study a Federation University degree at Federation Training, with flexible pathway options that take them from diploma to bachelor degree in just 2-3 years.
Flexible study options mean students can complete their course in a way that best suits their lifestyle. They can study full time, part time or online with confidence that they will be equipped with the skills they need to get ahead in the workforce.
With great relationships with local industry, Federation Training courses are developed to meet the requirements of the workplace. This ensures students have access to employment opportunities once they graduate. RTO code: HE: FedU; 0417
Certificate IIICourse code: AHC30610
- Part-time Block or Day Release
15 units: 1 core; 14 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Farm hands assist farmers and graziers with growing crops and feeding and raising livestock.
Fruit and vegetable pickers harvest fruit, vegetables, nuts and berries at farms, market gardens and orchards, and prepare produce for distribution.