AHC20716 Certificate II in Production Nursery

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Course description

Get the skills you need to work in high volume nurseries or public gardens with the AHC20716 Certificate II in Production Nursery. This 18 week course is delivered in real-world commercial gardens so you can learn to identify plant species, propagate plants, care for indoor and outdoor nursery plants, treat pests and weeds, create and maintain plant displays, analyse and sample soil — as well as use chemicals safely and work with pressurised irrigation systems.

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Nationally recognised

Average duration

12 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Gardener$1,050 weekly pay
Nurseryperson$960 weekly pay
Garden Labourer$960 weekly pay
Landscape Labourer$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Head Gardener$1,350 weekly pay
Agricultural Manager$1,600 weekly pay
Landscape Manager$1,350 weekly pay

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the AHC20716 Certificate II in Production Nursery such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

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