Certificate IV in Production Horticulture
Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|William Orr||No||Flexible Delivery, Full-time internal, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package. It allows individuals to develop post-trade skills and knowledge to become specialists within the production horticulture industry. It enables individuals to select a tree cropping, vegetable, berry or flower production, grape growing or mushroom production context as a job focus, or a mixture in the case of mixed enterprises. It is designed to meet the needs of supervisors or team leaders in the production horticulture industry.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Maintain WHS processes. Electives: Recommend plants and cultural practices; Implement and monitor a horticultural crop harvesting program; Develop a crop regulation program; Plan a growing-on program; Manage mushroom substrate preparation; Develop harvesting and processing specifications to produce an olive oil; Oversee vineyard practices; Operate within a budget framework; Manage biodynamic production; Implement and monitor quality assurance procedures; plus more.
About Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFEGOTAFE is the largest tertiary educational provider in Northern Victoria (Hume Region) providing education and training programs to more than 15,000 students annually.
GOTAFE offer almost 400 full/part time and casual courses available across 35 industry sectors including Agriculture, Animal Sciences, Community Services, Hairdressing and Beauty, Health, Performing Arts, Finance, Sports, Viticulture.
GOTAFE is a leading regional provider of nationally recognised qualifications delivering career relevant and industry endorsed courses. Qualifications range from Certificate II to Advanced Diploma and with partnerships with Federation University, La Trobe, University of Melbourne, Charles Sturt University and RMIT, students can take their training all the way.
With a focus on innovative, customised and quality training programs, modern facilities and flexible payment options, students are given the opportunity to partner with key industry leaders to receive a hands-on experience.
GOTAFE also provide student services like career advising, learning support, counselling and disability services. RTO code: 3094
Certificate IVCourse code: AHC40316
- Flexible Delivery
- Full-time internal
- Part-time internal
12 units: 1 core; 11 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Farmers and farm managers undertake farming operations to raise livestock and cultivate crops, fruit, vegetables and other agricultural products.
A farmer is a self-employed person who farms their own land or a leasehold property rented from a landowner. A farm manager is an employee who is paid a salary to manage a farm or group of farms.