Certificate III in Arboriculture


This course will teach you a unique range of skills including aerial rigging, tree felling techniques, identification of species, complex tree climbing as well as how to develop maintenance programs.

Entry Requirements:

You must be working in a related industry and provide evidence of this when you enrol.


14 core units plus 9 electives.

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry; Perform aerial rigging. Electives: Implement a tree maintenance program; Conduct tree inspections; Fell trees with advanced techniques; Undertake complex tree climbing; Install cable and bracing; Prepare and apply chemicals; Provide basic emergency life support; Work safely at heights; Identify plant specimens; Implement traffic management plan; plus more.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00092B

Related Careers:

Horticultural Tradesperson,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Urrbrae No info No 3 years
Urrbrae No info No Part time 3 years
TAFE SA is South Australia's largest vocational education and training (VET) provider and one of the largest in Australia. It is also a registered higher education provider.

More than one million students have studied with TAFE SA since they were established in 1971. Each year, they deliver more than 1,300 courses to over 80,000 students right across South Australia. Courses cover more than 80 areas of industry and activity, with flexible delivery options that suit the needs of students.

International students from more than 70 countries choose to study at TAFE SA for the quality of education and support they receive, as well as the enviable South Australian lifestyle.

Provider CRICOS: 00092B

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