Course Start Date
24 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Apprenticeship Allowed
- This training is fully government-subsidised under JobTrainer
The nationally recognised Certificate III in Sports Turf Management gives you the skills needed to become a greenkeeper. Cultivate a career in sports turf management while working for iconic sports venues across Australia.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through a mix of theory and practical course work, learn to:
- Safely operate a variety of specialist sports turf machinery
- Sample and test soil
- Construct sports turf surfaces
- Monitor and maintain plant health and nutrition
- Communicate effectively in the workplace
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the attributes to 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 provides you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
- A trade
- Qualifications to apply for a chemical users licence
- Skills and knowledge to start your own sole trader business
- Track curator
- Cricket curator
- Turf farm curator
- Groundsperson parks and gardens
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your career further with the:
- Diploma of Sports Turf Management
Discover the skills you need, for the job you want at a TAFE NSW Information Session.
This is a variable, combination course. You must attend approximately 24 hours of class. You may also be required to complete approximately 12 hours of additional study. This additional study could include private study, work placements and research.
The course will run 3 days per block for 3 years.
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
Australian Apprenticeships training can be on-the-job, off-the-job or a combination of both. TAFE NSW will negotiate your attendance and study pattern with you and your employer.
This is a fully government-subsidised JobTrainer course. Eligibility criteria applies.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:
You will need to purchase VETRES chemical application resource package from the College bookshop. Price to be advised.
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
|AHCCHM304||Transport and store chemicals|
|AHCCHM307||Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases|
|AHCDRG305||Install drainage systems|
|AHCIRG345||Install pressurised irrigation systems|
|AHCIRG346||Operate pressurised irrigation systems|
|AHCIRG347||Maintain pressurised irrigation systems|
|AHCMOM304||Operate machinery and equipment|
|AHCPCM301||Implement a plant nutrition program|
|AHCPMG302||Control plant pests, diseases and disorders|
|AHCSOL304||Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas|
|AHCTRF306||Prepare sports turf surfaces for play|
|AHCTRF307||Construct turf playing surfaces|
|AHCTRF310||Monitor turf health|
|AHCTRF311||Renovate sports turf|
|AHCWHS301||Contribute to work health and safety processes|
|AHCWRK309||Apply environmentally sustainable work practices|
|AHCMOM301||Coordinate machinery and equipment maintenance and repair|
|AHCPGD201||Plant trees and shrubs|
|AHCSOL401||Sample soils and interpret results|
|AHCWRK305||Coordinate work site activities|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
Phone 131 601
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