- Course Code
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Study mode
- On Campus
- Full Time
- 10 months
- Starting Date
- July 2019
Develop post-trade skills and knowledge in the horticultural industry with your Certificate IV in Horticulture. When you study this nationally-recognised qualification, you’ll learn to control small garden projects, improve the quality of soil, manage equipment and machinery, choose and implement pest control strategies, manage water systems, maintain workplace health and safety, and so much more.
Become a well-rounded and knowledgeable horticulturist sooner with this qualification. The best part is you don’t need occupational licensing or certification requirements to apply for your Certificate IV in Horticulture. You just need a genuine interest in the natural world!
TimesThursday & Friday 9.00am – 3.30pm
Qualifications and RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV in Horticulture.
- Senior horticulturist
- Horticulture team leader.
Opportunities for Further Study
Recommended entry requirements
- Reading, literacy and numeracy to level 2
Specialist Course Information
Pathway to Industry Licence
Material and Equipment supplied by students
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Implement and monitor quality assurance procedures
Cost A Project
Supervise Landscape Project Works
Supervise maintenance of property, machinery and equipment
Plan The Implementation Of Revegetation Works
Plan A Propagation Program
Manage Organic Soil Improvement
Recommend Plants And Cultural Practices
Develop A Soil Health And Plant Nutrition Program
Design Plant Displays
Plan A Plant Establishment Program
Implement a pest management plan
Maintain work health and safety processes
Assessment is competency based. A range of assessment methods will be used, including practical tasks, practical experience, practical demonstrations, problem solving, journals, group projects, assignments, group discussions and written/practical assessments.