Horticulture

Certificate III

National Code: AHC30710

Course information

This qualification has been replaced by a new version across Australia. The new version will shortly become available at North Coast TAFE. If you have any questions about this please contact us.

About the course

Course Number: AHC30710-01V02

If you want to turn your love of gardening and working outdoors into a career in horticulture, the knowledge and workplace training you gain in our Certificate III in Horticulture will set you on the road to a blooming career.

When you complete the Certificate III in Horticulture, you’ll have the knowledge and skills required to carry out a variety of horticultural tasks with confidence.

You will learn practical skills in areas such as plant identification; propagation, pruning, treatment of weeds, pests and diseases, turf management, paving, and machinery operation.
Learn from qualified teachers with industry experience who will guide you through the course which involves practical experience, classroom activities and self-paced activities.

This nationally recognised qualification may lead to employment as a horticulturist in the parks, nursery, production, turf or landscape sectors.

This qualification is suitable for an Australian traineeship pathway. 

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Fees

North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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The 2017 subsidised fees indicated on this page are indicative only and based on 2016 fees. The state government may make some small changes to fees and subsidies for 2017 enrolments and we will update our site if and when that happens.

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