Certificate III in Horticulture

Duration Up to 12 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeAHC30710
TAFE SA CodeTP00144
Example Career ProfilesHorticultural Tradesperson (Gardener)Horticultural Tradesperson (Gardener),  Landscape GardenerLandscape Gardener,  Nursery WorkerNursery Worker
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Course Admission Requirements

  • No course admission requirements

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Course Admission Requirements

  • You must be working in a related industry and provide evidence of this when you enrol.

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

Employment Outcomes

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include: Horticulturist; Gardener.

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 III in Horticulture (AHC30710)
This certificate may develop skills and knowledge in carrying out WHS procedures; providing information on plants; controlling weeds, pests and diseases; chemical use; installing and operating irrigation systems, plant nutrition; plant establishment; landscape construction and maintenance; sports turf construction and maintenance; specialist pruning, propagation and maintenance of nursery plants; machinery and equipment operation and maintenance. 2 core units plus 14 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$4,416 - $9,344

Fees vary depending on the subjects you enrol into and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

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