Certificate II in Sports Turf Management

Melbourne Polytechnic

This qualification is part of the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package. It provides an occupational outcome in green-keeping. The sports turf industry expects this qualification to be achieved to meet job outcomes at this level.

Course Fee:

Australian: $5,500

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

15 units: 10 core; 5 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Participate in work health and safety processes; Apply chemicals under supervision; Assist with pressurised irrigation operations; Operate basic machinery and equipment; Treat weeds; Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders; Plant trees and shrubs; Prepare turf surfaces for play; Support turf establishment; Assist with soil or growing media sampling and testing. Electives: Maintain properties and structures; Assist with low volume irrigation operations; Prepare and maintain plant displays; Assist with landscape construction work; plus more.

Study Pathways:

Certificate III in Sports Turf Management

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00724G

Related Careers:

Horticultural Assistant,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Epping No info No Full time 18 weeks
Epping No info No Part time 2 years
Fairfield No info No Full time 0.5 year
Fairfield No info No Part time 2 years
Greensborough No info No Full time 18 weeks
Greensborough No info No Part time 2 years

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