Horticulture

If you’ve ever thought of having the green thumb and would like to qualify and apply the knowledges in the field, then sign up for the courses of Horticulture and Environment!

You will have the opportunity to study and learn everything there is to know about the world of Horticultural: the care of flowers and plants to the conception of an irrigation system, and then go on to create floral arrangements and more !

You will be assisted by our team that will explain all options offered by the schools in which to study and guide you in choosing the path best suited to you.

Once the process of your studies, you’ll get the skills and preparation necessary to be able to work in various sectors of agriculture in Australia.

REQUIREMENTS

18 years of age

IELTS 5.5 or Upper Intermediate

Academic Transcripts

STARTING DATES

January

April

July

October

CAMPUS

Melbourne

Sidney

Brisbane

Gold Coast

Perth

CAREER

Park Responsible

Wood/Forest Responsible

Florist

Certificate III in Floristry

The course Certificate III in Floristry is the choice for those who wish to gain in-depth knowledge in order to work as a florist in Australia. The course provides you for the conduct of various activities including the development of design techniques, the creation of floral compositions, methods of exposure of the flowers, how to deal with the growth and conservation of plants and much more!

Course Length

The course has a total duration of one year with full time classes.

Career opportunities

After completing the course, you will have the knowledge to be able to work as a florist in Australia or decide to pursue your activities.

Course Structure

The Certificate III in Floristry includes the following units.

BSBDES202A Evaluate the nature of design in a specific industry context
BSBDES301A Explore the use of colour
BSBDES402A Interpret and respond to a design brief
CUVCOR07B Use drawing techniques to represent the object or idea
SFLDEC302A Design floristry products
SFLDEC303A Maintain floristry tools and equipment
SFLDEC304A Construct hand tied floristry products
SFLDEC305A Construct wired floristry products
SFLDEC306A Construct floristry products with a base medium
SFLSOP201A Source information on floristry products and services
SFLSOP203A Receive and store floristry stock
SFLSOP306A Provide quality service to floristry customers
SFLSOP308A Prepare quotations for floristry products
SIRXIND001A Work effectively in a retail environment
SIRXOHS001A Apply safe working practices
SITXEVT301 Access Information on Event Industry Operations
SFLSOP202A Recognise flower and plant material
SFLSOP204A Prepare and care for floristry stock
SFLSOP307A Sell floristry products
SFLSOP205A Display and merchandise floristry stock
SIRXQUA001A Develop innovative ideas at work
SFLDEC201A Assemble floristry products

Diploma in Horticulture

The Diploma course in Horticulture is designed to provide the knowledge and skills essential for operating the Horticulture industry in Australia. The course provides for the holding of a wide range of activities: the identification and selection of plants, the creation of an irrigation system, the diagnosis of the health of plants and much more!

Course Length

The course has a total duration of one year and six months with classes full time.

Career opportunities

After completing the course, you will have the knowledge to be able to work in Australia as one of the following professionals:

  • Responsible for managing and maintaining parks and reserves
  • Responsible management of forests
  • Assistant in the choice of plants for home or commercial use

Course Structure

The Diploma in Horticulture includes the following units.

AHCARB502A Identify, select and specify trees
AHCIRG503A Design irrigation, drainage and water treatment systems
AHCLSC502A Manage landscape projects
AHCMOM501A Manage machinery and equipment
AHCPCM501A Diagnose plant health problems
AHCPCM502A Collect and classify plants
AHCPGD401A Design plant displays
AHCPHT502A Develop a horticultural production plan
AHCSOL501A Monitor and manage soils for production
AHCWRK509A Provide specialist advice to clients

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+61 (03) 9939 7292

melbourne@australianstudysolutions.com.au

Sydney

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Sydney, NSW 2000

+61 (0) 2 9261 8559

Sydney@australianstudysolutions.com.au

Open hours

Monday 9.30 am - 5.00 pm
Tuesday 9.30 am - 5.00 pm
Wednesday 9.30 am - 5.00 pm
Thursday 9.30 am - 5.00 pm
Friday 9.30 am - 5.00 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday

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