A Certificate III in Production Horticulture opens doors to a range of career pathways.
The Australian Government has identified a skills shortage in Production Horticulture and is investing millions of dollars to subsidise training in this sector.
There are multiple career pathways available across a variety of industries and opportunities to go on to further study and specialisations.
Turn your love of nature into a successful career
A Certificate III in Production Horticulture is the ideal starting point for those looking to start a career in this sector.
Qualified graduates are highly sought after by nurseries, farms and soil management services.
What you’ll learn
AHC30616 Certificate III in Production Horticulture is a nationally recognised qualification covering the skills and knowledge relating to the horticulture industry such as maintaining plants, treating pests and diseases, landscaping and drainage systems.
This qualification has been superseded and is currently in transition to a new qualification. In line with our registering body requirements the existing qualification is still able to be enrolled in, completed and have qualifications issued. We will be offering the new qualification within the next 6 months.
AHCWHS301 - Contribute to work health & safety processes
AHCMOM304 - Operate machinery & equipment
AHCPMG302 - Control plants, pests, diseases & disorders
AHCPMG301 - Control weeds
AHCWRK309 - Apply environmentally sustainable work practices
AHCIRG338 - Troubleshoot irrigation system
AHCSOL305 - Prepare growing media
AHCWRK302 - Monitor weather conditions
AHCCHM307 - Prepare and apply chemicals to control pests, weeds and diseases
AHCCHM304 - Transport and store chemicals
AHCNSY203 - Undertake propagation activities
AHCBIO302 - Identify and report unusual disease or plant pest signs
AHCBIO305 - Apply biosecurity measures
AHCWRK303 - Respond to emergencies
AHCNSY201 - Pot up plants
Elective units are subject to change.
Graduates of this course achieve excellent career outcomes.
* Information provided by myskills.gov.au
AHC30616 Certificate III in Production Horticulture
Study with one of Australia’s most successful RTO’s.
Fee for Service $3500
Skills Assure: Certificate 3 Guarantee Program
Funded: $50 non concession
Funded: $20 concession
$3.33 per unit non concession
$1.33 per unit concession
Funded traineeship available
*Eligibility criteria apply.