Certificate III in Sports Turf Management

National ID: AHC31319
State ID: BEY6
Qualification level: Certificate III

Course is available at the following locations

Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

<h3>Learn the fine art of greenkeeping</h3>
<p>Join the sports turf industry at a level where you will be expected to curate and manage a wide range of turf and horticultural practices. A considerable amount of outdoor and physical activity is required while you apply your skills to green spaces such as golf courses, bowling clubs and elite sports facilities.</p>
<h4>Gain these skills:</h4>
<ul>
<li><span><span><span><span>Manage safety issues and work site activities</span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span><span>Operate and maintain turf machinery and chainsaws</span></span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span><span>Irrigation installation, operation and maintenance</span></span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span><span>Installing drainage systems</span></span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span><span>Sample, test and improve soils </span></span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span>Plant nutrient application and monitoring</span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span>Safely preparing, applying, transporting and storing of chemicals</span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span>Controlling weeds, plant pests and disorders</span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span>Renovating turf, preparing turf surfaces for play and monitoring turf health</span></span></span></span></li>
</ul>
<p>Sports turf management is a unique course to SM TAFE and proudly boasts three previous students have won the Western Australia Apprentice of the Year in the <a href="https://www.dtwd.wa.gov.au/watrainingawards/">WA Training Awards</a>.</p>
<p> </p>

Course description

<h3>Learn the fine art of greenkeeping</h3>
<p>Join the sports turf industry at a level where you will be expected to curate and manage a wide range of turf and horticultural practices. A considerable amount of outdoor and physical activity is required while you apply your skills to green spaces such as golf courses, bowling clubs and elite sports facilities.</p>
<h4>Gain these skills:</h4>
<ul>
<li><span><span><span><span>Manage safety issues and work site activities</span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span><span>Operate and maintain turf machinery and chainsaws</span></span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span><span>Irrigation installation, operation and maintenance</span></span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span><span>Installing drainage systems</span></span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span><span>Sample, test and improve soils </span></span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span>Plant nutrient application and monitoring</span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span>Safely preparing, applying, transporting and storing of chemicals</span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span>Controlling weeds, plant pests and disorders</span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span><span><span><span>Renovating turf, preparing turf surfaces for play and monitoring turf health</span></span></span></span></li>
</ul>
<p>Sports turf management is a unique course to SM TAFE and proudly boasts three previous students have won the Western Australia Apprentice of the Year in the <a href="https://www.dtwd.wa.gov.au/watrainingawards/">WA Training Awards</a>.</p>
<p> </p>

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