Certificate III in Horticulture (AHC30716)

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Course Description

If you love all things flora, the Certificate III in Horticulture is an entry path into gardening, landscaping, and nursery work. You’ll quickly learn to tell the real plants from the weeds, then how to install and maintain plant displays and nursery plants. This nationally recognised qualification also covers weed control, soil improvement, pressurised irrigation systems, amenity pruning, and the environmental application of chemicals. Enquire now for the unit list and entry requirements.

Average Course Fee

Unknown

Average Duration

12 months

Study Mode

Online

Number of Providers

Nationally Recognised Training

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Critical Thinking

Evaluating the benefits and costs of different solutions for a problem.

Customer and Personal Service

Such as understanding customer needs, providing good quality service, and measuring customer satisfaction.

Deductive Reasoning

Use rules to solve problems.

Monitoring

Keeping track of how well people and/or groups are doing in order to make improvements.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Junior Horticulturist$770 weekly pay
Landscaping Assistant$770 weekly pay
Parks and Gardens Labourer$770 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Bookkeeper$1,250 weekly pay
Irrigation Technician$1,250 weekly pay
Horticulture Manager$1,340 weekly pay
Head Gardener$1,250 weekly pay
Horticulture Consultant$1,250 weekly pay

Government Funding

Each state provides its own Government funding initiatives. Here is a list of funding initiatives that are available for this course and details about what it involves and who is eligible.

QLD Funding - Certificate 3 Guarantee

The Certificate 3 Guarantee is a subsidised training program for eligible students living in Queensland. The Queensland Government provides funding for a range of Certificate III qualifications as well as foundation skills training.

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QLD Funding - Fee Free Training

Fee Free Training for Year 12 Graduates enables eligible Year 12 graduates to access fee-free apprenticeships, traineeships and training in high priority areas. The Queensland government provides subsidised training within the calendar year after graduating from high school.

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Course Providers

The following institutions provide this course. You can filter by their eligibility for state and loan programs:

QLD Certificate 3 Guarantee
QLD Fee Free Training