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Certificate III In Landscape Construction

Course Code: AHC30916
Study Area:
Agriculture, Horticulture and Land Management


This course will provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills on which to build a successful career in the landscape sector. Training focuses on practical skills required including: landscape design, costing and construction, plant and soil selection and nutrition, as well as safety with chemicals and first aid.


Campus
 
  • Bendigo Charleston Road Campus
Course Structure
  • Full time / Part time / Blended - Apprenticeship - 3 - Year/s

Accreditation

This qualification is nationally recognised

Possible careers
  • Self employed gardener
  • Landscaper

Prerequisites
  • Individual interview
  • Minimum 15 years old
  • Prepared to work in an outdoor environment
  • Basic literacy and numeracy skills
  • Physically fit
  • Employed as an apprentice, under a training agreement

Course overview

The Certificate III in Landscape Construction will provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills on which to build a successful career in the landscape sector. Training focuses on practical skills required in this sector, including: landscape design, costing and construction, plant and soil selection and nutrition, as well as safety with chemicals and first aid. Appropriate for a person who wants to become a skilled landscape worker expected to take responsibility for some of their own work results, working either independently or part of a team.

How to apply
 
Online application direct to Bendigo TAFE

Selection process
  • Individual interview

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
Recognition of prior learning (RPL) may be given for skills and knowledge gained through previous study or other relevant experience.  Further information refer to RPL

Assessment Methods
  • Assignment
  • Written test
  • Practical Assessment
  • Observation

Learning options
  • Apprenticeship/Trainee
  • Blended

Key study areas
 
Recommending plants and their environmental requirements, introduction to soils and plant nutrition, landscape construction, costing and estimating, safe use of chemicals, first aid and occupational health and safety.

Further study opportunities
  • Certificate IV in Horticulture

Fees

Your fees are made up of four parts.
  1. Course enrolment type
  2. Materials
  3. Consumables
  4. Student Support Fee.   
Once you have determined the fees applicable to your situation you will be able to calculate a indicative annual fee for your qualification.

Are you eligible for Government subsidised fees? Check for your eligibility here
Are you eligible for concession? Check for your eligibility here
Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

A.   Course enrolment type:Apprenticeship
Government subsidised - average annual course fee*$1,035.00
Concession - average annual course fee*$207.00
Full fee - average annual course fee*$5,865.00
B.   Materials average fee (per year)*$200.00
C.   Consumables average fee (per year)*$200.00
Indicative pricing for:13/02/2017

*The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment and details of any other fees including but not limited to student services, amenities, goods or materials and consumables.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student. Read more on fees and charges

D.  Student Support fees
The Student Support fee is a non-tuition fee for Government subsidised (eligible) students and full fee paying (ineligible) students.   Read more


This page was last updated on 3/05/2017 5:00 PM





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