AHC30716 – Certificate III in Horticulture

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Course overview

This course provides students with the skills and abilities appropriate to meet the needs of the various sectors within the horticultural industry.

Our AHC30716 – Certificate III in Horticulture course is designed to develop generic workplace skills which are highly valued by employers, these include understanding industry health and safety requirements.

Horticulture Course Melbourne

Our students learn modern and traditional horticultural trade skills, for example pruning, landscaping, operating machinery, identifying plant specimens, working with chemicals and working safely.

Course Outline

AHCWHS301 Contribute to work health and safety processes

AHCPMG301 Control weeds
AHCPMG302 Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
AHCCHM304 Transport and store chemicals
AHCCHM307 Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases

AHCPCM302 Provide information on plants and their culture
AHCPCM303 Identify plant specimens

Soil and Grass
AHCSOL303 Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas
AHCTRF303 Implement a grassed area maintenance program

AHCPGD304 Implement a landscape maintenance program
AHCMOM304 Operate machinery and equipment
AHCWRK305 Coordinate work site activities

AHCARB303 Perform pruning operations
FWPCOT3238 Operate a pole saw
FWPCOT2237 Maintain chainsaws
FWPCOT2239 Trim and cut felled trees

Entry Requirements

To be selected for entry into AHC30716 – Certificate III in Horticulture, applicants are required to complete a suitability review, a task participation and medical checklist and a language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) evaluation, prior to enrolment.

Applicants must also be currently employed within a horticultural setting.

Government funding may be available*

robert-buickFor information about fees, government funding, and next course intake Contact Rob Buick on:

0401 623 301

VIC – Enrol now!

or email rob.buick@arbortrim.com.au


Included in this course:

  • Prepare and apply chemicals
  • Soil and grass maintenance
  • Identify plant specimens
  • Control plant pests
  • Operate machinery
  • Perform pruning

Course Duration

18 – 24 months.

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For information about fees, government funding, and next course intake contact:
1300 366 015