Horticulture & Conservation and Land Management
Are you a practical person? Do you love being outdoors? Enjoy bringing a product to life?
If you enjoy coming up with solutions to real problems, planning and organising practical projects, then a career in horticulture may just be what you’re looking for.
The horticulture industry is experiencing strong growth with job openings expected to increase across Australia over the next five years. This is a hands on industry calling out for enthusiastic and hardworking individuals. You may find yourself working in landscaping, turf management, parks and gardens, arboriculture, retail or wholesale plant nurseries, biosecurity or in roles within conservation and land management. Exciting advances in technology are driving these industries. You may be involved in designing and testing new practices, ensuring sustainability and beautifying our environment.
Our courses cover topics including planting, propagating, irrigating, pruning, weed and pest control, safe machinery and equipment operations and more.
If you are interested in rolling up your sleeves and discovering how you can make a difference in managing our vast natural resources, a qualification in the horticulture sector could set you on the way to a very rewarding career.
Ask us about our range of Short Courses and nationally recognised qualifications including apprenticeships.