Certificate IV in Horticulture

Duration Up to 12 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeAHC40410
TAFE SA CodeTP00232
Example Career ProfilesHorticultural Tradesperson (Gardener)Horticultural Tradesperson (Gardener),  Landscape GardenerLandscape Gardener
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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

    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$4,544 - $8,512

    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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