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Certificate IV in Horticulture

Duration Up to 12 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeAHC40410
TAFE SA CodeTP00232
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Units
Example Career ProfilesHorticultural Tradesperson (Gardener)Horticultural Tradesperson (Gardener),  Landscape GardenerLandscape Gardener
FacultiesPrimary Industries and Science
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Application Study Mode Study Load
Full / Part Time
Online755347Apply Now OnlineFT & PT 
Barossa Valley744326Apply Now On & Off CampusPTDay Only

Course Admission Requirements

  • No course admission requirements

    Course Notes & Special Requirements

    • If there are more applicants than available places, TAFE SA will make offers based on date of application.
    • For further information on studying this course online contact (08) 8562 0578 or

    How to Apply

    Award Courses

    Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    This qualification allows individuals to develop post-trade skills and knowledge across a broad coverage of the industry prior to undertaking higher level roles in the industry. Possible job titles include: Skilled horticulturalist and Horticultural tradesperson.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Certificate IV in Horticulture (AHC40410)
    This qualification is designed to develop skills as a supervisor or leading hand within the horticulture industry. Undertaking this course may develop skills and knowledge in training small groups, recommending plants, supervising staff, landscape projects, irrigation works and machinery maintenance; costing and budgets; implementing and monitoring OHS and environmental practices; designing gardens; planning revegetation; turf and propagation and chemical use. 1 core unit plus 11 electives.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


     Fee Range (approx)
    Total course cost$4,402 - $8,246
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