CERTIFICATE III IN PARKS AND GARDENS

 

Note: This course is for delivery to National Students only.

Course Duration:

52 Weeks

Study Mode:

Classroom face to face

Online – Moodle

Distance – for persons employed in the industry

Apprenticeship

VET in Schools

Unit & Assessment Information:

Completion of sixteen (16) selected units as below.

Unit Assessment
AHCPMG302AControl pests, diseases and disorders Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCCHM303APrepare and apply chemicals Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCARB302AConduct tree inspections Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCPGD305AConduct operational inspection of park facilities Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCIRG306ATroubleshoot Irrigation system Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCOHS301AContribute to OHS processes Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCPCM301AImplement a plant nutrition program Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCPMG301AControl weeds Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCCHM304ATransport, handle and store chemicals Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCPCM302AProvide information on plants and their culture Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCWRK303ARespond to Emergencies Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCSOL301APrepare growing media Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCSOL302AConstruct a soil profile Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCTRF302AEstablish turf Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCWRK313AImplement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.
AHCMOM304AOperate machinery and equipment Activity / Learning Guide  (this includes practical assessments)
or Moodle based Assessment Guide.

 

Classifications

ANZSCO 362211 Gardener (General)

Entry requirements

Age:  16 plus
Language, Literacy and Numeracy: Completion of Language, Literacy and Numeracy Assessment, asssessed by Language Studies Department
Academic:
Completion of equivalent to certificate II or higher, Year 10 equivalent completed, or currently employed in the Horticulture Industry, with at least 12 months equivalent employment.

Tuition Costs

Please see fee schedule from relevant National Student page.