AHC30610 Certificate III in Production Horticulture

Do you work on a farm and are interested in gaining a qualification for the industry you are working in?

This course is for people who are currently employed in a rural workplace.  You should complete the full Certificate III in Production Horticulture within 24 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.

You can enrol and start at anytime.  We will work with you to determine a training and assessment plan that best suits your needs.

Career Opportunities

Careers vary across different industry sectors.  Possible careers relevant to this qualification include:

  • Vegetable or mushroom farm worker
  • Orchard of vineyard farm worker
  • Plantation worker

Dates and Times

NORTH
Alanvale Campus

  • Rolling Intake
  • Duration:  Flexible
  • Call 1300 655 307 to register your interest

AHC30610 Certificate III in Production Horticulture is for people who are currently employed in a rural workplace.  If you have a training contract you will be enrolled as an apprentice.  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.

Learning Options

  • Learning in a rural workplace with TasTafe facilities where appropriate
  • Demonstrations – to show you how to do things
  • Learning Guides – books that contain information to help with your learning
  • DVDs and Videos – resources that give you extra support and information
  • Classroom learning for theory
  • One-on-one mentoring

Recognition

For further details please refer to www.tastafe.tas.edu.au/future/recognition/

Fees and Payments

Full Fee:  $2,084
Full Fee Concession:  $370
Subsidised Fee:  $1,737
Subsidised Concession:  $310

Because the Government provides generous levels of support to enable TasTAFE to offer much of its training on a subsidised basis, you may not have to pay the maximum fee. Your eligibility for a fee subsidy or a concession will be determined at the time of enrolment, and your overall tuition fee will depend on your individual circumstances.

Please note the majority of people who have not completed a Certificate III or above in the last five years are subsidised students

Refunds
Students are not eligible for a refund if they withdraw from the course after completing a unit or after undertaking more than 20% of the course.

For further details please refer to www.tastafe.tas.edu.au/future/fees-and-payments/

Pre-requisites

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.

Qualification Requirements

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

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