Certificate II in Production Nursery

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
Richmond No info No
Western Sydney Institute is one of the largest Institutes of TAFE NSW. It provides job training to more than 90,000 students in around 1000 vocational areas. Western Sydney Institute has campuses in ten locations in western Sydney, and a facility for distance education located in Strathfield in Sydney's inner west.

The Institute has entry level courses for people looking to start their education, Certificate to Advanced Diploma level courses for people looking for career-related skills, and short courses for people looking to advance their careers. Additionally, it has credit transfer arrangements with universities for people looking to go on to or return from university.

Provider CRICOS: 00591E

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