• Course Code
  • AHC40416
  • Course Type
  • Accredited Course
  • Study mode
  • On Campus
  • Traineeship
  • Full Time
  • Duration
  • 10 months
  • Starting Date
  • July 2019
  • Location
  • Morwell
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Course Overview

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!

Times

Thursday & Friday 9.00am – 3.30pm

Qualifications and Recognition

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

Career Opportunities

  • Senior horticulturist
  • Horticulture team leader.

Opportunities for Further Study

Diploma Studies

Further Information

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Recommended entry requirements

  • Reading, literacy and numeracy to level 2

Pre-requisites

Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable

Fees

Course Cost

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable for this course

Help with Fees

Specialist Course Information

Specialist Course Information

N/A

Placement

Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Not Applicable

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

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

Course Structure

Course Modules

Unit Code

Unit Description

AHCWRK401

Implement and monitor quality assurance procedures

AHCBUS402

Cost A Project

AHCLSC401

Supervise Landscape Project Works

AHCMOM402

Supervise maintenance of property, machinery and equipment

AHCNAR402

Plan The Implementation Of Revegetation Works

AHCNSY402

Plan A Propagation Program

AHCORG403

Manage Organic Soil Improvement

AHCPCM401

Recommend Plants And Cultural Practices

AHCPCM402

Develop A Soil Health And Plant Nutrition Program

AHCPGD401

Design Plant Displays

AHCPGD402

Plan A Plant Establishment Program

AHCPMG409

Implement a pest management plan

AHCWHS401

Maintain work health and safety processes

Assessment

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.

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