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Certificate III in Parks and Gardens

National Course Code: AHC31016


The nationally recognised Certificate III in Parks and Gardens equips you with the knowledge and skills you need to thrive in a growing industry. Learn from horticulture experts, hone your skills in specialist training facilities, and turn your passion for nature into a fulfilling career today.


Through theory and practical course work, youll learn to:

  • Implement a plant nutrition program
  • Improve soil quality
  • Control weeds, plant pests, diseases and disorders
  • Participate in work health and safety processes
  • Use hand tools and machinery to create a park or garden
  • Perform specialist pruning


Develop the personal attributes that will help you get ahead:

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Effective communication
  • Research skills


Completing this course will provide you with:

  • A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
  • A trade
  • Strong pathways to continued studies to enhance your career opportunities
  • Skills and knowledge to start your own sole trader business

Career opportunities:

  • Gardener
  • Parks and gardens worker


Strengthen your knowledge with these higher level study options:

  • Certificate IV in Horticulture
  • Certificate IV in Sports Turf Management
  • Diploma of Horticulture
  • Diploma of Parks and Gardens Management
  • Diploma of Landscape Design
  • Diploma of Production Horticulture


The Gardening Services industry in Australia is forecast to generate $2.9 billion in revenue and increase by an annualised 2.2% in the five years to 2023/24.
Growth is expected to stem from population growth, rising household incomes, expansion in the number of households and an increasing trend of outsourcing garden and vegetation management services.


This course is currently available at 9 campus locations across NSW. Enquire now for other locations.

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Apprenticeship Allowed
  • Part Time Day

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  • Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,620.00
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