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AHC20416 Certificate II in Horticulture

AHC20416 Certificate II in Horticulture

IntakeCampusAttendanceDurationApprenticeshipTraineeship
2020 FebruaryEast Geelong CampusClassroom Day Part-time: 2 yrs
2020 AprilEast Geelong CampusClassroom Day Part-time: 2 yrs
2020 JulyEast Geelong CampusClassroom Day Part-time: 2 yrs
2020 OctoberEast Geelong CampusClassroom Day Part-time: 2 yrs

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Course Description

Are you looking to enter the horticulture industry, or perhaps get a taste for the trade before undertaking an apprenticeship? This entry-level horticulture course is designed to give you the core skills and knowledge for the industry, and introduce you to various horticulture specialisations. This is a hands-on course where you’ll learn to recognise plants, undertake planting tasks, use correct pruning techniques. collect plant specimens and develop retail skills relevant to a garden centre environment.

This is a FREE TAFE COURSE. Click here for eligibility criteria.

Do you need help with job search strategies, updating your resume, linking with employers, and finding apprenticeship vacancies? Contact The Gordon’s Skills and Jobs Centre.

Work placement/industry experience

How often do I attend?

PT - 1 day per week | Friday | 9.00am – 4.00pm 

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Nursery assistant
  • Landscape assistant
  • Parks and gardens assistant

Course Description

Course Description

Are you looking to enter the horticulture industry, or perhaps get a taste for the trade before undertaking an apprenticeship? This entry-level horticulture course is designed to give you the core skills and knowledge for the industry, and introduce you to various horticulture specialisations. This is a hands-on course where you’ll learn to recognise plants, undertake planting tasks, use correct pruning techniques. collect plant specimens and develop retail skills relevant to a garden centre environment.

This is a FREE TAFE COURSE. Click here for eligibility criteria.

Do you need help with job search strategies, updating your resume, linking with employers, and finding apprenticeship vacancies? Contact The Gordon’s Skills and Jobs Centre.

Work placement/industry experience

Work placement/industry experience

How often do I attend?

How often do I attend?

PT - 1 day per week | Friday | 9.00am – 4.00pm 

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Nursery assistant
  • Landscape assistant
  • Parks and gardens assistant
Entrance Requirements
Important Dates
Units & Assessment
Further Study Options
Fees
How do I Apply

  1. Apply online
  2. Satisfy selection process (if applicable)
  3. Accept offer
  4. Enrol and pay
  5. Commence Study
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Apprenticeship and Traineeship applicants

To become an apprentice or trainee, you will first need to find an employer willing to employ you. An Australian Apprenticeship Support Network Provider can assist you with this, and will also start your application and enrolment process. Find a local provider here

Find out what services The Gordon provides for our students see Student Services.

You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning credit! Find out more about RPL here.

Date published: 20/09/2019 2:00:10 PM

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