Certificate III in Arboriculture

Duration Up to 36 months Part Time
National CodeAHC30816
TAFE SA CodeTP01079
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This course will teach you a unique range of skills including aerial rigging, tree felling techniques, identification of species, complex tree climbing as well as how to develop maintenance programs.


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Course Admission Requirements

  • You must be working in a related industry and provide evidence of this when you enrol.
    If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by Date of application
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    Employment Outcomes

    Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include: Arborist.

    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 Arboriculture (AHC30816)
    This qualification provides skills in inspecting trees for access and work, pruning operations, business technology, chainsaws, first aid and workplace safety. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 14 core units and 9 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.


     Fee Range (approx)
    Total TAFE SA course cost$6,234
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