AHC31016 Certificate III in Parks and Gardens

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Course description

The Certificate III in Parks and Gardens (AHC31016) is perfect for people who love to be outside, surrounded by plants and trees. It’s a nationally recognised qualification that teaches you the essentials of plant nutrition and culture, weed control, pest and disease management, chemical use and storage. Choose electives that support a career in turf management, landscaping, parks and gardens, or greenkeeping.

Enquire now for the list of electives, career outcomes, and your eligibility for enrolment.

Nationally recognised

Average duration

3 months

Online or Distance


Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the AHC31016 Certificate III in Parks and Gardens. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the AHC31016 Certificate III in Parks and Gardens 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

Australian Qualifications Framework
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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TAFE Queensland
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