Certificate III in Horticulture

Illawarra Institute, TAFE NSW

This qualification is part of the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package. It provides general skills and knowledge in amenity horticulture.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education. Prerequisite units may apply to some electives.

Structure:

16 units: 5 core; 11 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Contribute to work health and safety processes; Provide information on plants and their culture; Control weeds; Control plant pests, diseases and disorders; Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas. Electives: Implement a tree maintenance program; Perform pruning operations; Install cable and bracing; Identify and report unusual disease or plant pest signs; Monitor and review biosecurity measures; Measure irrigation delivery system performance; Construct landscape features using concrete; Receive and dispatch nursery products; Report on health and condition of trees; plus more.

Further information:

It is not a suitable pathway for horticultural trades.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00591E

Related Careers:

Horticultural Assistant,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Bega No info No
Yass No info No Part time 1 year
Moruya No info No
Yallah No info No
Goulburn No info No Part time 1 year
Ulladulla No info No
Illawarra Institute enrols approximately 42,000 students each year in a wide range of courses that reflect the diversity of the Institute's rural, coastal and city campuses. Such diversity means that each campus offers a unique study experience.

One of the Institute's main strengths is the wide variety of specialist courses on offer. Students can choose from courses in arts and media, building and construction, business services, engineering, foundation studies, information technology, manufacturing, personal and community services, pre-vocational programs, rural industries, mining industries, tourism and hospitality, transport and maritime studies.

The Illawarra Institute's Business Development Unit specialises in flexible and innovative training solutions for business, industry and the local community. It provides a range of services, including customised training programs, consultancy services, training resource development, TAFE PLUS short courses and traineeships for new and existing employees.

At Goulburn Campus students can live and learn on campus. Chisholm Residence provides single-room student accommodation, and is fully equipped with a communal kitchen, lounge and laundry facilities.

Provider CRICOS: 00591E

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