This qualification provides a vocational outcome in production horticulture. Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include Vegetable farm worker, Orchard farm worker, Mushroom farm worker and Plantation worker.
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 Production Horticulture
Topics and skills covered include identifying unusual disease or plant pest signs, biosecurity, prepare and apply chemicals, irrigation systems, weed control and implementing, establishing and harvesting horticultural crops. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 1 core unit and 14 elective units.
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.
of TAFE SA graduates find jobs or continue studying.
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* 2017 NCVER Student Outcomes Survey findings