Gain an introduction to the horticulture industry by acquiring real-world skills and knowledge in how to:
recognise, propagate, pot up and plant different plants
prune shrubs and small trees
treat weeds, pests and diseases
care for nursery plants
maintain indoor plants and plant displays.
The Certificate II in Horticulture will teach you the fundamentals of planting, potting and maintaining trees, shrubs and plants, how to recognize plants, prepare plant specimens and provide information on products and services, along with how to treat weeds, pests and diseases.
The Diploma of Horticulture reflects the role of those who manage amenity horticultural enterprises where a range of skills and knowledge across the breadth of the industry is required or personnel working in horticulture at a level requiring higher technical skills.
In the Diploma of Horticulture, you learn how to establish and manage a horticultural business or project. Your study will help you develop a range of skills which include: managing plant health programs; developing production and safety plans and managing staff and services.