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Course Info

Certificate III in Production Horticulture

National Course Code: AHC30616

Overview

The horticulture services industry is growing as more households and businesses outsource their garden and vegetation management. Nurture your career as a qualified Horticulturalist with the nationally recognised Certificate III in Production Horticulture. Learn safe work practices in tree cropping, mushroom, vegetable and berry production, grape growing and more.

LEARN NEW SKILLS

Through theory and practical course work you will learn how to:

  • Install hydroponics and irrigation systems and measure their performance
  • Manage crop establishment, nutrition and harvesting programs
  • Use chemicals, control plant pests, diseases and weeds
  • Operate machinery

DEVELOP YOUR TALENT

Develop the skills that will help you get ahead in this career, including:

  • Attention to detail using your creative eye
  • Problem solving and critical thinking
  • Great communication skills

ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

Complete this course and gain:

  • A nationally recognised Certificate III qualification

  • A chemical users licence - depending on the electives you choose

    Career opportunities include:

  • Gardener

  • Orchard Farm Hand Grower

  • Vegetable Grower

  • Horticulturist

GROW YOUR CAREER

Broaden your skills base with another Certificate III level course:

  • Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management

  • Certificate III in Production Nursery

    Train your way to more senior roles with:

  • Certificate IV in Production Horticulture

  • Diploma of Production Horticulture

  • Bachelor of Agriculture

  • Bachelor of Horticulture

INDUSTRY DEMAND

Population growth, rising household incomes and the increasing number of households across the state is driving growth in the horticulture industry. Identified as a skills shortage area, this course is on the NSW Skills List with many job opportunities for qualified horticulturists.

Locations

This course is currently available at 3 campus locations across NSW. Enquire now for other locations.

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Traineeship Allowed
  • Full Time

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Coffs Harbour Education CHEC: Full Time

  • Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,620.00
  • Start Date: 03 Feb 2020
  • Duration: 1 Year

Kingscliff: Full Time

  • Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,620.00
  • Start Date: 04 Feb 2020
  • Duration: 36 Weeks

Wollongbar: Full Time

  • Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,620.00
  • Start Date: 03 Feb 2020
  • Duration: 36 Weeks

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