Certificate II in Production Nursery

South Western Sydney Institute, TAFE NSW

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

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

16 units: 9 core; 7 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Participate in work health and safety processes; Apply chemicals under supervision; Care for nursery plants; Recognise plants; Assist with pressurised irrigation operations; Treat weeds; Pot up plants; Undertake propagation activities; Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders. Electives: Follow site quarantine procedures; Maintain drainage systems; Maintain properties and structures; Maintain indoor plants; Operate basic machinery and equipment; Prune shrubs and small trees; plus more.

Study Pathways:

Certificate III in Production Nursery or Certificate III in Retail Nursery

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00591E

Related Careers:

Horticultural Assistant,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Padstow No info No
Each year, more than 50,000 students enrol at colleges in South Western Sydney Institute. Students choose from more than 650 courses at Certificate, Diploma or Advanced Diploma level.

Training is conducted at ten colleges (Bankstown, Campbelltown, Chullora, Granville, Lidcombe, Liverpool, Macquarie Fields, Miller, Padstow and Wetherill Park), in workplaces, community locations and in overseas classrooms. The Institute continues to improve links with universities and schools to enhance pathways and provide maximum recognition of students' knowledge and skills.

Provider CRICOS: 00591E

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