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Parks and Gardens - Certificate III (AHC31016-01V01)
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Study area: Environmental Studies 
National code: AHC31016  (Nationally Recognised Training)
Locations:
Location  Attendance  Duration  Commencing  Attendance days 
Moruya  Part Time Day  18 Months Anytime  Fri 
Yallah  Part Time Day  3 Years 13-Feb-2020  Tue, Thu 
Yallah  Part Time Day  3 Years Anytime  Tue, Thu 
Features: Apprenticeships, School trainees, TVET 
Description: Excited by beautiful local parks and gardens? Love to make greenscapes even more beautiful? Then the Certificate III in Parks and Gardens is the course for you.

Developed by expert horticulturalists, this course will teach you about:

- Pest management
- Plant nutrition
- Soils
- Turf establishment
- Environmental work practices

You can also learn skills from other selected areas, such as:

- Arboriculture
- Chemical use
- Irrigation
- Landscaping
- Parks and gardens
- Machinery operation

This nationally recognised qualification opens up employment opportunities such as a municipal gardener or horticulturalist and is an excellent way to turn your passion for nature into a career.

This course offers flexible delivery options and allows for Australian Apprenticeships. 
Entry requirements: There are no entry requirements for this qualification. 
Career opportunities: Parks and Gardens Tradesperson 
Support for students: TAFE NSW has a range of support services available including support for students with disabilities, extensive library and information services, career advice and counselling, children's centres and support for multicultural or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. No matter what your circumstances are, TAFE NSW can assist you in many ways. 
Course availability
Location: Moruya
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Moruya Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering code: 20MRY-999 
Attendance mode: Part Time Day 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 18 Months
Scheduled attendance: This course is currently scheduled on Friday, from 9.00am to 4.00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher. 
Hours per week: 16 
Starting from: Anytime 
About: **INFORMATION SESSIONS**

There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.

**STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a face to face part time day course. You will need to attend approximately 6 hours of class, over 1 day a week, for 18 months. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 10 hours of other study per week.

You may also be required to complete approximately 6 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including revision, private study, prescribed reading.

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course offering is designed for people who:
Students interested in employment in the horticulture industry, where workers are involved with garden maintenance and managing horticultural workplaces such as local government parks and gardens, garden maintenance contracting, Weed control contracting, Nursery work.

**SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT**

There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
TAFE NSW provides the following services to ensure a supported and successful learning environment for all students:
- Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Student Support and Services
- Accessibility and Disability Services
- Personal Counselling
- Vocational Counselling
- Learning Support
- International Student Support
- Scholarships
- Multicultural Support Detailed current information on these Support Services are made available to staff and students at TAFE NSW Student Services. Additionally, a dedicated Student Services team at each campus location supports every student.
The following additional support is provided for this Student Group:Every effort is made by TAFE NSW staff to ensure a successful outcome for enrolled learners. TAFE NSW offers a free tutorial support service to all TAFE NSW learners and further support services include:
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Library resources
Applying and enrolling: Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.

 
Application next steps: Thanks for your application! A TAFE Illawarra staff member will soon be in contact to guide you through the next steps. 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $2,190
Second qualification $2,620
NSW Apprenticeship $2,000
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Course Fee $11,240
Fee explanatory text: Sturdy leather footwear such as work boots. Long trousers and long sleeve shirt such as the type to wear for gardening work. Protective personal equipment for working outdoors including sunscreen, hat, ear protection and eye protection.
Other information: To successfully complete this course, you will need:
Students are required to provide and bring to each session appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which may include:
safety glasses, gloves, safety footwear, suitable clothing such as cotton drill work wear and other equipment (e.g. ear protection or respiratory masks) in line with industry requirements for their workplace or worksite. 
Comments:
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Yallah
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Yallah Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Parks and Gardens - Non Apprentice Pathway 
Offering code: 20YLH-017 
Attendance mode: Part Time Day 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 3 Years
Scheduled attendance: This course is currently scheduled as Block Release. 7 blocks per year for 3 years consisting of 4 days per block, Thursday through to Tuesday from 7.30am till 3.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher. 
Hours per week: 32 
Starting from: 13-Feb-2020 
About: **STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a Part time day Block release course. You will need to attend approximately 32 hours of class, over 4 days a week, for 7 blocks per year for 3 years. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 7.5 hours of other study per week.

You may also be required to complete approximately 1 hour of additional study each week outside of class hours, including a range of directed activities and self-directed learning such as research and projects, field/industry visits, preparation of assessment tasks, learning support and online learning.

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course is for people working or wanting to work in maintaining gardens and parks and horticulture. Local Councils choose this qualiifcation for their staff and it also provides you with all the knowledge you need to prune, weed, mow and plant.

This qualification provides a vocational outcome in parks and gardens. The parks and gardens industry expects this qualification to be achieved to meet job outcomes at this level.

It is available as an apprenticeship. For further information or assistance to enrol as an apprentice please call 131 601. Do not enrol into this offering.
Applying and enrolling: Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.

If you are interested in studying as an Apprentice please call 131 601 for full details.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $2,190
Second qualification $2,620
NSW Apprenticeship $2,000
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Course Fee $11,240
Other information: Students are required to provide and bring to each session appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which may include:
safety glasses, gloves, safety footwear, suitable clothing such as cotton drill work wear and other equipment (e.g. ear protection or respiratory masks) in line with industry requirements for their workplace or worksite. 
Comments: Congratulations on enrolling at TAFE NSW!

This course commences from Thursday 13 February 2020, from 7.30am till 3.30pm at TAFE NSW Yallah Campus, Building A, Level F, Room 12.

Your teacher will contact you to provide with a timetable, assessment guides, advice about additional materials you may need to purchase and information on the support services available to you.

This is a Part time day Block release course. You will need to attend approximately 32 hours of class, over 4 days a week, for 7 blocks per year for 3 years. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 7.5 hours of other study per week.

Students are required to provide and bring to each session appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which may include:safety glasses, gloves, safety footwear, suitable clothing such as cotton drill work wear and other equipment (e.g. ear protection or respiratory masks) in line with industry requirements for their workplace or worksite.

Activate your student portal account which allows you to check your results, see fees and payments, and download your timetable.

To activate your account, go to https://my.tafensw.edu.au and login with your username and password, which was created as part of the online enrolment process and/or included on your receipt. Call us on 131 601 if you need it to be reset.

Once logged in, change your password and create 3 secret questions and answers.

Speak with customer service staff on campus to get your TAFECard which gives you special access to printing, copying and other services. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Yallah
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Yallah Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Parks and Gardens - Apprentice Pathway 
Offering code: 20YLH-999 
Attendance mode: Part Time Day 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 3 Years
Scheduled attendance: This course is currently scheduled as Block Release. 7 blocks per year for 3 years consisting of 4 days per block, Thursday through to Tuesday from 7.30am till 3.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher. 
Hours per week: 32 
Starting from: Anytime 
About: **STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a Part time day Block release course. You will need to attend approximately 32 hours of class, over 4 days a week, for 7 blocks per year for 3 years. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 7.5 hours of other study per week.

You may also be required to complete approximately 1 hour of additional study each week outside of class hours, including a range of directed activities and self-directed learning such as research and projects, field/industry visits, preparation of assessment tasks, learning support and online learning.

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course is for people working or wanting to work in maintaining gardens and parks and horticulture. Local Councils choose this qualiifcation for their staff and it also provides you with all the knowledge you need to prune, weed, mow and plant.

This qualification provides a vocational outcome in parks and gardens. The parks and gardens industry expects this qualification to be achieved to meet job outcomes at this level.

It is available as an apprenticeship. For further information or assistance to enrol as an apprentice please call 131 601. Do not enrol into this offering.
Applying and enrolling: Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.

If you are interested in studying as an Apprentice please call 131 601 for full details.

 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $2,190
Second qualification $2,620
NSW Apprenticeship $2,000
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Course Fee $11,240
Other information: Students are required to provide and bring to each session appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which may include:
safety glasses, gloves, safety footwear, suitable clothing such as cotton drill work wear and other equipment (e.g. ear protection or respiratory masks) in line with industry requirements for their workplace or worksite. 
Comments:
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601