Horticulture

About the Course

This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in amenity horticulture. It is NOT a suitable pathway for horticultural trades.

No occupational licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

NSW Skills List

This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled

Available as a traineeship

This course is targeted to people who have access to workplaces which will provide experiences and learning to support the agreed units for the qualification.

Qualification Certificate III
National Code AHC30716
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus

You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?

Dubbo

  Starts Anytime

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: AHC30716-01V01-19DUB-010

Orange

  Starts in February

  Part time

  On Campus

Enrolment Code: AHC30716-01V01-19ORA-005

Dubbo

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Dubbo College, Narromine Road Campus

This qaulification provides a general vocational outcome in amenity Horticulture. No occupational licensing, legislative or certicfication requirements apply to this qualification.
Students must be capable of undertaking physical work to enrol in this course.

Ever wanted to study Horticulture? This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in amenity Horticulture. There are no entry requirements for this qualification

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

The earliest start date for this course will be 04.02.2019 Attendance at TAFE is by block delivery. There will be 9 four day blocks in the first year and 5 four day blocks in the second year plus some flexible study.

Course length: 5 hours per week for 2 Years

What will I pay?

There are no additional fees for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $2,620.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline on 131601.

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Orange

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Orange College, Forest Road Campus

All resources are supplied by the TAFE required to complete the course. The Campus at Forest rd has extensive grounds and facilities allowing for a quality learning experience.

The course gives students both practical and a comprehensive understanding of all aspects of the Horticultural industry. Some of the units covered include controlling weeds, pests and diseases, installing irrigation, plantidentification and their uses.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

You will be required to attend face to face from 8:30 to 3:00pm. Ist year is on a Tuesday, 2nd year is on a Wednesday, 3rd year is on a Thursday and course is completed in 1st semester.

Course length: 6 hours per week for 3 Years

Classes start at 8:30 AM and end at 3:00 PM
Start Date: 5 February 2019
End Date: 4 July 2021

What will I pay?

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $2,620.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Payment Options

Eligible For Instalments

TAFE Western can also make arrangements for payment by instalment. Contact us to discuss how you can use these arrangements.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline on 131601.

ENQUIRE