Federation University Australia

Certificate II in Landscaping - AHC21616

Federation University Australia

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00103D

This qualification provides an occupational outcome in landscaping. The landscaping industry expects this qualification to be achieved to meet job outcomes at this level.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.


  • 15 units: 8 core
  • 7 elective


  • Assist with turf construction
  • Renovate grassed areas
  • Assist with low volume irrigation operations
  • Assist with pressurised irrigation operations
  • Install aggregate paths
  • Construct low-profile timber or modular retaining walls
  • Prepare turf surfaces for play
  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Operate tractors
  • Recognise plants
  • Fabricate and repair metal or plastic structures
  • Apply a range of treatments to trees
  • Install tree protection devices
  • Lay paving
  • Prune shrubs and small trees
  • Provide information on products and services
  • Observe enterprise quality assurance procedures
  • Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders
  • Plant trees and shrubs
  • Prepare and maintain plant displays
  • Operate vehicles
  • Participate in workplace communications
  • Assist with landscape construction work
  • Treat weeds
  • Work effectively in the industry
  • Undertake operational maintenance of machinery
  • Maintain properties and structures
  • Operate and maintain chainsaws
  • Transplant small trees
  • Assist with soil or growing media sampling and testing
  • Participate in work health and safety processes
  • Apply chemicals under supervision
  • Support turf establishment
  • Operate basic machinery and equipment

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
SMB (Ballarat) No
SMB (Ballarat) No

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