Agriculture and Science

AHC20316 Certificate II in Production Horticulture

Do you enjoy working outdoors? Or are you interested in a career in growing and harvesting the primary produce essential to our everyday lives?

AHC20316 Certificate II in Production Horticulture – TasTAFE is offering a program for people interested in growing profitable food crops.

This course involves a combination of hands on and classroom theory sessions

Career Opportunities

Various hands-on and technical careers.  This course is a good starting point for a career in food production or if you’re interested in starting your own food production business.

Dates and Times


Clarence Campus

  • Next Intake: To be confirmed
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest
  • You must either be employed in industry or have access to a property to complete the practical component of training

 Huon Valley Trade Training Centre

  • Next Intake:  To be confirmed
  • Venue:  Huon Valley Trade Training Centre, 101 Wilmot Road, Huonville
  • Keep an eye on the website for more information

Your suitability and support needs will be evaluated during a conversation with one of our teachers and/or by answering some written questions.
This will help us to determine what, if any, additional support may be needed or to provide you with further career path advice.

Alanvale Campus

  • Rolling Intake
  • Duration:  varies depending on units selected.  Predominately on the job
  • Information Session:  Monday, 26 November 2018 – 11am – 12pm
    • Venue:  H1.15, H Block, Alanvale Campus, Alanvale Road, Newnham
  • Call 1300 655 307 to register your interest

AHC20316 Certificate II in Production Horticulture is for people either employed in industry or have access to a property to complete practical component of training and is available to both Apprentices and Non-Apprentices.

You could complete the full AHC20316 Certificate II in Production Horticulture within fifteen (15) months on the job. Depending on you and your employer’s needs, learning may be on-the-job, off-the-job or a combination of both.

For more information for Apprentices please go to our Apprenticeship and Traineeship page.


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Qualification Requirements

To achieve a AHC20316 Certificate II in Production Horticulture, 15 units must be successfully completed, consisting of 1 core units and 14 elective units.

Electives will vary between regions.


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