Certificate III Parks & gardens

Certificate III Parks & gardens

Duration - 4 years
Study - TAFE

Tasks

  • Control weeds
  • Provide Information on plants and their culture
  • Implement a plant nutrition program
  • Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
  • Maintaining parks and gardens
  • Lopping limbs off trees and shaping branches using hedges
  • Pruning trees and hedges

Future prospects

  • Diploma of Horticulture

Also known as

  • Gardener
  • Landscaper

If you like

  • Hands on work
  • Working outdoors (hot and cold climates)
  • Working with hand and power tools
  • Working within a team
  • Seeing a job through from start to finish

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We look after

  • Wages
  • Allowances
  • Annual leave & annual leave Loading
  • TAFE/RTO fees
  • Mentoring & support
  • WHS/PPE

Fact

Job openings over the next 5 years are expected to be greater than 50,000. (Joboutlook.gov.au)

 

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