Certificate II in Horticulture

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Course Code
AHC20410 (Expression of interest)
Course Type
Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Creation
Department
Horticulture
Course Location
Morwell; Sale
Course Duration
Full Time: 6 months (Non-Traineeship)
Course Cost
For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click heret for further information regarding Fees and Charges..
Study Modes
On Campus; Full Time
Enquiries

Industry Programs
Phone: (03) 5120 4542
Fax: 1300 094 661
Email: industryprograms@gippstafe.edu.au
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Course Overview

This course provides a solid foundation in the theory and practice of Horticulture.

This qualification underpins a range of work functions and job roles which can be designed to include components in Plants, Landscape, Nursery, Parks and gardens, Turf, Chemicals, Infrastructure, Irrigation, Machinery operation and maintenance, Pest management, Soils and media, Tools and equipment and Work. This pathway can lead to a horticultural trade qualification.

Qualifications And Recognition
Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Horticulture.

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Horticulture.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Many Federation Training courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Employment Prospects

  • Horticulture Worker
  • Horticulture Assistant
  • Groundsperson
  • Nursery hand

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification. (You must be working as a trainee in a workplace for Traineeship pathway)

Assessment

A range of assessment methods will be used, including practical tasks, assignments and written/practical assessments.

Opportunities For Further Study

Further training pathways from this qualification include any of the specialist qualifications in the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management training package at Certificate III, IV, Diploma and Advanced Diploma levels.

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?

Yes.

Course Structure

Core Units

AHCOHS201A Participate in OHS processes

AHCWRK209A Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

Elective Units A selection of 13 elective units are to be undertaken. Please contact us for further information