Certificate III in Nursery Operations provides the skills and knowledge required for trade level roles carried out under broad supervision in the nursery industry.
Completion of this course will give you the necessary skills to work as a nurseryperson in the nursery production and retail nursery industry.
Further training pathways from this qualification include, but are not limited to Certificate IV in Horticulture or other Horticulture industry specific qualifications at Certificate IV level.
Students must be at least 18 years old when they commence studies. This course may incorporate practical instruction in a training workshop. Work-based training in industry is not included. Please contact us for more information on course fees and duration.
* Duration of a course includes periods for orientation and enrolment, teaching, assessment, structured learning support, study breaks and public holidays.
* Fees are subject to change.
|AHCCHM304||Transport and store chemicals||50|
|AHCCHM307||Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases||70|
|AHCIRG338||Troubleshoot irrigation systems||50|
|AHCNSY308||Maintain nursery plants||40|
|AHCPCM305||Implement a plant nutrition program||60|
|AHCPCM306||Provide information on plants and their culture||70|
|AHCPMG302||Control plant pests, diseases and disorders||80|
|AHCSOL305||Prepare growing media||40|
|AHCWHS301||Contribute to work health and safety processes||50|
|AHCBIO301||Identify and report signs of unusual disease or pest||50|
|AHCBIO303||Apply biosecurity measures||100|
|AHCIRG347||Maintain pressurised irrigation systems||50|
|AHCMOM304||Operate machinery and equipment||40|
|AHCNSY205||Pot up plants||20|
|AHCNSY309||Receive and dispatch nursery products||40|
|AHCNSY313||Implement a propagation plan||90|
|AHCNSY314||Operate fertigation equipment||70|
|AHCWRK305||Coordinate work site activities||70|