Certificate III in Horticulture

National ID: AHC30716
State ID: BDF1
Qualification level: Certificate III

Course is available at the following locations

Public
Central Regional TAFE

<h3>Grow your green thumb for a blossoming career.</h3>
<p>When you complete the Certificate III in Horticulture you will be ready for a career working with plants as school or council gardener, groundskeeper, or self-employed landscaper.</p>
<p>You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticultural industry, implement propagation plans, control weeds, pests, and diseases, safely prepare, store, and apply chemicals, install irrigation, create plant displays, plant identification and nutrition, and workplace safety and health.</p>
<h4>Half price fees apply!</h4>

Course description

<h3>Grow your green thumb for a blossoming career.</h3>
<p>When you complete the Certificate III in Horticulture you will be ready for a career working with plants as school or council gardener, groundskeeper, or self-employed landscaper.</p>
<p>You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticultural industry, implement propagation plans, control weeds, pests, and diseases, safely prepare, store, and apply chemicals, install irrigation, create plant displays, plant identification and nutrition, and workplace safety and health.</p>
<h4>Half price fees apply!</h4>

Campus locations

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Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

<h3>Grow your horticulture skills</h3>
<p><span>This qualification will provide you with the <strong>practical skills</strong> and knowledge to work effectively in the horticulture industry. </span>If you have industry experience this course will enhance your skills. </p>
<p><span>Subjects are selected from <strong>specialisations</strong> including arboriculture, floriculture, landscaping, nursery, parks and gardens, production skills and turf management. Subjects may include plant identification, irrigation, pest and disease control, machinery use, nursery work, hard landscaping, hydroponics, and turf maintenance. Not all horticultural specialisations will be available at all locations.</span></p>
<p>You may be able to attain a <strong>dual qualification</strong> incorporating this qualification and the <a href="https://www.northmetrotafe.wa.edu.au/courses/certificate-iii-conservati…; target="_blank" rel="noreferrer">Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management<span class="sr-only">(opens in a new tab)</span> <i class="fas fa-external-link-alt" aria-hidden="true"></i> </a>, talk to staff when you enrol.</p>

Course description

<h3>Grow your horticulture skills</h3>
<p><span>This qualification will provide you with the <strong>practical skills</strong> and knowledge to work effectively in the horticulture industry. </span>If you have industry experience this course will enhance your skills. </p>
<p><span>Subjects are selected from <strong>specialisations</strong> including arboriculture, floriculture, landscaping, nursery, parks and gardens, production skills and turf management. Subjects may include plant identification, irrigation, pest and disease control, machinery use, nursery work, hard landscaping, hydroponics, and turf maintenance. Not all horticultural specialisations will be available at all locations.</span></p>
<p>You may be able to attain a <strong>dual qualification</strong> incorporating this qualification and the <a href="https://www.northmetrotafe.wa.edu.au/courses/certificate-iii-conservati…; target="_blank" rel="noreferrer">Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management<span class="sr-only">(opens in a new tab)</span> <i class="fas fa-external-link-alt" aria-hidden="true"></i> </a>, talk to staff when you enrol.</p>

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Regional TAFE

<h3>Plant the seed for a successful career.</h3>
<p>Set yourself on a path towards a flourishing career in the horticulture industry with a Certificate III in Horticulture.</p>
<h4>Participants will learn how to:</h4>
<ul>
<li>Propagate and maintain nursery plants</li>
<li>Install irrigation and food gardens</li>
<li>Treat weeds, pests and diseases safely</li>
<li>Use a range of horticultural equipment</li>
</ul>
<p>This course is available at other campus locations upon request.</p>

Course description

<h3>Plant the seed for a successful career.</h3>
<p>Set yourself on a path towards a flourishing career in the horticulture industry with a Certificate III in Horticulture.</p>
<h4>Participants will learn how to:</h4>
<ul>
<li>Propagate and maintain nursery plants</li>
<li>Install irrigation and food gardens</li>
<li>Treat weeds, pests and diseases safely</li>
<li>Use a range of horticultural equipment</li>
</ul>
<p>This course is available at other campus locations upon request.</p>

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

<h3>Are you looking for a career among the trees?</h3>
<p>When you complete the Certificate III in Horticulture you will be ready for a career working with plants as school or council <strong>gardener</strong>, <strong>groundskeeper</strong>, or self-employed <strong>landscaper.</strong></p>
<h4><span>Gain these skills:</span></h4>
<ul>
<li>implement propagation plans</li>
<li>control weeds, pests, and diseases</li>
<li>safely prepare, store, and apply chemicals</li>
<li>install irrigation</li>
<li>create plant displays</li>
<li>plant identification and nutrition, and</li>
<li>workplace safety and health.</li>
</ul>
<p>Please note: Conservation and Land Management involves physical labour and students will be required to demonstrate a reasonable level of fitness and mobility.</p>
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<p>This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where the jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government <strong><em>Lower fees, local skills</em></strong> initiative, from 1 July 2020 through to 31 December 2021 you'll only pay half the course fees, capped at $1,200; or $400 <em>(plus resource fee)</em> if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. <strong><a href="/getSkillsReady">Find out more</a></strong>.</p>

Course description

<h3>Are you looking for a career among the trees?</h3>
<p>When you complete the Certificate III in Horticulture you will be ready for a career working with plants as school or council <strong>gardener</strong>, <strong>groundskeeper</strong>, or self-employed <strong>landscaper.</strong></p>
<h4><span>Gain these skills:</span></h4>
<ul>
<li>implement propagation plans</li>
<li>control weeds, pests, and diseases</li>
<li>safely prepare, store, and apply chemicals</li>
<li>install irrigation</li>
<li>create plant displays</li>
<li>plant identification and nutrition, and</li>
<li>workplace safety and health.</li>
</ul>
<p>Please note: Conservation and Land Management involves physical labour and students will be required to demonstrate a reasonable level of fitness and mobility.</p>
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<p>This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where the jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government <strong><em>Lower fees, local skills</em></strong> initiative, from 1 July 2020 through to 31 December 2021 you'll only pay half the course fees, capped at $1,200; or $400 <em>(plus resource fee)</em> if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. <strong><a href="/getSkillsReady">Find out more</a></strong>.</p>

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<p>Are you looking for a career among the trees? When you complete the Certificate III in Horticulture you will be ready for a career working with plants as school or council gardener, groundskeeper, or self-employed landscaper. You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticultural industry, implement propagation plans, control weeds, pests, and diseases, safely prepare, store, and apply chemicals, install irrigation, create plant displays, plant identification and nutrition, and workplace safety and health.</p>
<p>South Regional TAFE Campuses have well designed horticulture facilities.</p>
<p><strong>This course is Competitive at selected campuses and further Entrance Requirements may apply.</strong></p>
<p><strong>Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.</strong></p>

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<p>Are you looking for a career among the trees? When you complete the Certificate III in Horticulture you will be ready for a career working with plants as school or council gardener, groundskeeper, or self-employed landscaper. You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticultural industry, implement propagation plans, control weeds, pests, and diseases, safely prepare, store, and apply chemicals, install irrigation, create plant displays, plant identification and nutrition, and workplace safety and health.</p>
<p>South Regional TAFE Campuses have well designed horticulture facilities.</p>
<p><strong>This course is Competitive at selected campuses and further Entrance Requirements may apply.</strong></p>
<p><strong>Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.</strong></p>

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