Grow your horticulture skills
This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticulture industry. If you have industry experience this course will enhance your skills.
Subjects are selected from specialisations including arboriculture, floriculture, landscaping, nursery, parks and gardens, production skills and turf management. Subjects may include plant identification, irrigation, pest and disease control, machinery use, nursery work, hard landscaping, hydroponics, and turf maintenance. Not all horticultural specialisations will be available at all locations.
On completion of this qualification, you will have gained the following skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticulture industry:
- implement propagation plans
- control weeds, pests, and diseases
- safely prepare, store, and apply chemicals
- install irrigation
- create plant displays
- plant identification and nutrition, and
- workplace safety and health.