National code: RTOSS

Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Horticulture and Land Management

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Overview About this course

Do you love plants, nature and working outside? This course could be great for you, whether you're interested in horticulture, land management or simply expanding your knowledge of plants. Learn online and practise your skills in the great outdoors.

This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.

Outcomes What You'll Gain

Learning Outcomes

Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Recognise and identify specific plants

  • Check, monitor and document the weather and climate

  • Recognise work, health and safety (WHS) hazards

Course Outcomes

Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.

  • A pathway to further study in horticulture or land management

  • Credit towards a full qualification in horticulture or land management

  • Specialist skills that allow you to identify a variety of plants and understand weather patterns

Suitability Is This Course Right For You?

Entry requirements

Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.

Entry recommendations

To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:

  • Access to a personal computer or laptop, with internet access, to complete your coursework

  • Basic digital literacy to complete coursework and assessments

  • Access to suitable outdoor locations such as parks, gardens or bushland reserves

  • A smartphone or camera, and video recording device for assessments

  • Access to plant recognition resources such as measuring equipment, plant identification books, websites and apps, and hand lenses or magnifying glasses

TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.

Pathways Future Career and Study Options

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like: horticulturalist with the Certificate III in Horticulture and bush regenerator with Certificate III in Conservation and Ecosystem Management.

Study pathways

Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:

Previous study 0 Courses

Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.

The Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Horticulture and Land Management does not have any pre-requisite courses.

Further study 3 Courses

Advance your skills to take your career to the next level

Related study 2 Courses

Strengthen your expertise and gain specialist skills to expand your employability.

Your experience counts

At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.

Units Units taught in this course

Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.

  • Recognise plants AHCPCM204

  • Observe and report on weather AHCWRK201

TAFE NSW Services Facilities and Support

TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.

  • TAFE NSW Disability Support Service

  • TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support

  • TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)

  • TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service

  • TAFE NSW Libraries

  • Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential

  • Smarthinking - online access to a tutor

  • LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills

  • Student associations – get social with our student community

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