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Course Info

Certificate III in Sports Turf Management

National Course Code: AHC31316

Overview

The nationally recognised Certificate III in Sports Turf Management gives you the skills you need to become a Greenkeeper or Track Maintainer. Learn from industry experts, develop your knowledge in specialist training facilities and cultivate a rewarding career in this specialist industry.

LEARN NEW SKILLS

Through theoretical and practical course work, you will learn to:

  • Establish and maintain turf
  • Sample and test soil
  • Construct sports turf surfaces
  • Operate specialised machinery and equipment
  • Manage weeds, plant pests, diseases and disorders
  • Implement plant nutrition programs

DEVELOP YOUR TALENT

Develop the personal attributes that will help you get ahead:

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • An understanding of the natural environment
  • A working knowledge of biological processes
  • Research skills
  • Ability to work safely

ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

Completing this course will provide you with:

  • A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
  • A trade
  • Skills and knowledge to start your own sole trader business

Career opportunities:

  • Greenkeeper
  • Track maintainer

GROW YOUR CAREER

Strengthen your knowledge with thse higher level study options:

  • Certificate IV in Horticulture
  • Diploma of Horticulture
  • Diploma of Landscape Design

INDUSTRY DEMAND

Demand for sports turf managers is growing as society places increasing emphasis on healthy living, sport and outdoor activities.

The NSW Governments policy to plan and develop more green space and urban parks to offset the effects of a warming climate has also led to an increase in the number of parks, gardens and playing fields being established and needing maintenance.

This course is superseded.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.

Locations

This course is currently available at 7 campus locations across NSW. Enquire now for other locations.

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Apprenticeship Allowed
  • Full Time, Part Time Day

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Kurri Kurri - Apprenticeship: Full Time

  • Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,620.00
  • Start Date: Anytime
  • Duration: 3 Years

Primary Industries Centre: Part Time Day

  • Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,620.00
  • Start Date: Anytime
  • Duration: 2 Years

Ryde (Apprenticeship): Part Time Day

  • Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,620.00
  • Start Date: 20 Jul 2020
  • Duration: 3 Years

Ryde (Non Apprentice): Part Time Day

  • Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,620.00
  • Start Date: 20 Jul 2020
  • Duration: 3 Years

Wollongbar (Apprenticeship): Part Time Day

  • Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,620.00
  • Start Date: Enquire Now

Yallah: Part Time Day

  • Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,620.00
  • Start Date: Enquire Now

Yallah - Apprenticeship: Part Time Day

  • Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,620.00
  • Start Date: Anytime
  • Duration: 3 Years

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