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GOVERNMENT-FUNDED

Skills First Funding – (Eligibility Applies)

Course Code

AHC30716

DURATION

Up to 12 months

STUDY MODE

Face to Face – Classroom

COMMENCEMENT

Scheduled Dates, Various Locations

Training Provider

Stirling Institute

Potential Employment Opportunities

Successful completion of the course will equip you for employment in positions such as gardener, landscape designer, garden designer, horticulturalist or any one of a number of varied roles within the industry.

PRACTICAL PLACEMENT

120 hrs

Certificate III in Horticulture AHC30716

COURSE OVERVIEW

At Stirling Institute of Australia you will learn practical skills in areas such as plant identification; propagation, pruning, treatment of weeds, pests and diseases, turf management and much much more.

Successful completion of the course will equip you for employment in positions such as gardener, landscape designer, garden designer, horticulturalist or any one of a number of varied roles within the industry.

Take your horticultural skills to the next level and learn how to create your own outdoor transformations.

Delivery

This program is designed to be delivered in interactive workshops in the classroom with opportunities to participate in practical field based activities and projects.

The classroom-based workshops deliver the theory and strategies to maximise employment opportunities within the horticultural sector. The practical field-based projects allow for the students to practice and apply their new learnt skills and knowledge.

Estimated duration of 35 tuition weeks allowing sufficient time to develop the necessary skills and knowledge in each unit.

Entry Requirements

To ensure an appropriate learning opportunity, prospective students need to demonstrate a capacity to undertake study at Certificate III level, this can be demonstrated via the following:

  • Prospective students are required to complete a Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) assessment and a Pre-Training Interview, administered by and to the satisfaction of the registered training provider –and be at least 18 years of age.
  • You must have good word processing and email skills as well as the ability to download and upload documents and information.

As part of this course, you will need to:

  • Complete the application & enrolment documentation, provide proof of Australian residency, photo ID or alternatively, a birth certificate or current Passport

You will take part in the following activities:

  • Workplace visits to gain insights into different worksites
  • Ability to apply your skills in our practical training environment

Practical Placement

To achieve the qualification of Certificate III in Horticulture AHC30716:

  • The candidate must complete at least 120 hours work placement in a suitable workplace. Evidence provided by the supervisor will contribute to assessment of the candidate’s ability to work at this level.
  • The Registered Training Organisation will provide the host employer documents and assist to source a suitable practical placement opportunity.
  • A satisfactory National Police Check (NPC) will be required for all work placements.
  • Immunisation certificate may be requested by the host employer.

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

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