Chasing a greener future?
Horticulture brings us everything from the clothing on our backs to the food on our plates. It is one of the oldest vocations as well as one of the most progressive, innovation-driven industries. Whether you want to work outdoors or work towards a better future, horticulture can take you there.
Our Warragul Campus is situated on a sprawling 8-hectare property, with state-of-the-art hydroponic hothouses, plant nursery, orchard, vegetable gardens, ornamental gardens and productive pastures. You can train on our campus grounds, or in your workplace.
Our nationally recognised qualifications prepare you to work in a wide range of horticultural jobs, providing our graduates with a fantastic variety of career options and opportunities. Our accredited training starts at Certificate II – a great entry-level for the industry – and leads on to Certificate III courses – allowing you to progress your career into supervisory roles.
Whether you’re starting out or wanting to advance your career, our experienced staff will equip you with the skills and knowledge you need.
Course delivery mode:
- Workplace training (our trainers come to you)
- School-based apprenticeship
- VDSS (formerly known as VET in Schools or VETiS) for secondary school students
- Farm Chemical Users Course
- Farm Chemical Users Refresher
- Tractor Driving
Certificate II in Horticulture AHC20422
Learn hands-on skills on our impressive 8 hectare property, featuring hydroponic hothouses, poly tunnels, vegetable gardens, ornamental gardens and an established orchard. You will learn how to construct and maintain gardens, test and improve soil, identify pests and diseases in plants and operate machinery.
- Duration:1 year
Certificate III in Horticulture AHC30722
Cultivate your green thumb with the Certificate III in Horticulture. Whether you want to plant a food forest, design landscapes to get lost in or make our planet a greener place, we are ready to get you started.
- Duration:11 months (38 weeks)