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Horticulture

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Plant and nature lovers will enjoy an active outdoor career as a graduate of a TAFE NSW horticulture course. You’ll learn how to keep soil and plants healthy and all the tricks to protect them from weeds and disease. Advance your horticulture career with specialist courses in arboriculture, sports turf management or landscape design or move into project planning and management.

Arboriculture

Become a qualified arborist to climb and care for trees. Graduate armed with the knowledge of how to safely assess, prune and scale trees to ensure their strength, safety and longevity. more...

  • Statement of Attainment Chainsaw Operations - Basic Tree Felling

    900-82590

    Safely fell, trim and cross cut basic trees with a chainsaw as you get a taste of harvesting and non-commercial chainsaw projects. Take your skills to the outdoors and the exciting worlds of arboriculture, fieldwork, emergency services and more.

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  • Certificate III Arboriculture (Works Coordinator)

    AHC30820-03

    Be an arborist works coordinator with career opportunities Australia wide. Develop specialist skills to supervise high-risk operations, perform safety audits and assess tree defects while promoting environmental sustainability.

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  • Certificate III Forest Operations

    FWP30122-01

    Plan, plant and manage trees and forests. Learn health, safety and environmental protection practices and procedures. Gain fundamental skills in conserving forest resources to meet the needs of the community and begin a fulfilling career in forestry.

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  • Certificate III Arboriculture (Climbing Arborist)

    AHC30820-01

    Take your career to new heights as you learn to cultivate, maintain and protect trees and treescapes. Learn everything you need to know about being an arborist from the ground up while promoting environmental sustainability.

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Horticulture

Explore the world of horticulture and prepare for a flourishing career. You'll learn to plant, prune, nurture, and care for a wide range of plants. Discover plant identification to garden design and master the art of creating lush, vibrant gardens with a horticulture course. more...

  • Statement of Attainment Agricultural Chemical Skill Set

    AHCSS00074-V01

    Gain a competitive edge in the market and enhance your agricultural skill set. Acquire skills to safely purchase, transport and handle chemicals without supervision across a range of industries and get your chemical user accreditation.

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  • Certificate II Horticulture

    AHC20422-01

    Get your hands dirty as you learn to create and maintain beautiful gardens and grow your own plants. Gain the foundational skills to control weeds, operate basic garden machinery and launch your career as a horticulture assistant or garden labourer.

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  • Certificate III Horticulture

    AHC30722-01

    Nurture your green thumb and watch your career bloom in a rewarding industry as a horticulturist, landscaper or gardener. Learn to create and nurture green environments that are both beautiful and functional including parks, gardens and nurseries.

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  • Certificate III Irrigation Technology

    AHC32422-01

    Gain more job opportunities as an irrigation assistant, irrigation installer or irrigation system maintenance worker with this practical course. Learn specialised skills to plan, install and build your own urban irrigation system.

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  • Diploma Horticulture Management

    AHC50422-01

    Grow your rewarding career in horticulture management and lead teams and projects in this hands-on course. Take your career to the next level and work in supervisory roles or harness your entrepreneurial spirit and start your own horticulture business.

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Landscaping

Study a landscaping course and create dream gardens in homes, businesses and public green spaces. Get your hands dirty with construction irrigation systems and planting, or be the designer with the grand landscape vision. more...

  • Certificate III Landscape Construction

    AHC30921-01

    Gain the skills to become a landscaper with this trade-level qualification. Build experience on-site as you work with plants, soil and construction materials to build natural landscapes, structures and irrigation and drainage systems.

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  • Diploma Landscape Design

    AHC50621-01

    Combine horticultural knowledge and design expertise to create functional and appealing outdoor spaces. You'll develop the skills to plan and implement design projects, and launch your career as a landscape designer.

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Parks and Gardens

Engage with your natural surroundings and learn skills in plant and soil nutrition, weed suppression and pest control. Work in public parks or botanical gardens and use your horticulture expertise to keep outdoor spaces beautiful. more...

  • Certificate III Parks and Gardens

    AHC31021-01

    If you dream of a career that surrounds you with plants and trees, cultivate a career in horticulture. Get your hands dirty and find fulfilment in maintaining outdoor spaces in the community that are enjoyed by so many.

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Production Horticulture

Pick a career as a horticultural assistant or a floricultural cropping assistant. Spend your days outdoors and manage crops from establishment through to harvest. Use your industry-relevant skills and techniques to gain the best yield from your crops. more...

  • Certificate III Production Horticulture

    AHC30620-01

    Grow your career as a horticultural and floricultural cropping assistant. Spend your days managing crops from establishment through to harvest. Use your industry-relevant skills and techniques to gain the best yield from your crops.

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Production Nursery

Propagate and irrigate your way to a flourishing career in production nurseries. Establish healthy seedlings in traditional and hydroponic systems for sale in garden centres. more...

  • Certificate III Nursery Operations (Retail Nursery)

    AHC31120-03

    Launch your career in this blooming industry if you love growing plants and enjoy working with people. Learn to propagate trees and shrubs, help plants thrive, and interact with customers and your team of retail nursery workers.

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  • Certificate III Nursery Operations (Nursery Production)

    AHC31120-02

    Gain the essential skills to produce healthy indoor and outdoor plants on a large scale for nurseries, or put your knowledge to use in local parks or gardens. Graduate ready to enjoy a fulfilling career working outdoors in a team.

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Sports Turf Management

Whether you see yourself smoothing the lawn at your local bowling club, or in charge of the SCG cricket pitch - a course in sports turf management will get you on the green. more...

  • Certificate III Sports Turf Management

    AHC31319-01

    Make the grass always greener on both sides of the field as a greenkeeper for iconic sporting venues. Gain the skills to construct, maintain, prepare and restore sports turf surfaces while working outdoors, supporting the sports community.

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  • Diploma Sports Turf Management

    AHC51019-01

    Turn your dreams into reality and launch a career working at iconic venues like the Sydney Cricket Ground or Sydney Olympic Park. You’ll be prepared for roles in major venues with the in-demand skills and knowledge needed to manage sporting facilities or fields.

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