AHC30716 Certificate III in Horticulture

Sunraysia Institute of TAFE

Course details

CRICOS course code: 092538D

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


The Certificate III in Horticulture provides you with the skills and knowledge you need to start your career in horticulture. The program is primarily delivered at the fully equipped SuniTAFE Training Farm and students are given hands on opportunities to experience and learn in a real farm environment. For trainees this course is designed to be delivered flexibly with predominantly workplace-based projects to suit the needs of individuals and their work schedules in the horticultural industry. The Sunitafe farm provides exposure to some of the latest technology in horticulture and is a good adjunct to the workplace for practical experience.


This qualification could lead to employment as a horticulturalist in farming, gardening, nursery or any one of a number of varied roles within the industry.


This qualification can lead to further study in a Certificate IV level in Horticulture or other Horticulture industry specific qualification at Certificate IV level.

Course Assessment

Observation and oral questioning
Practical task
Written task

Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this qualification.

RPL is a formal assessment process that recognises relevant skills and knowledge you have already gained through previous training, work and life experiences. Contact the Institute today to discuss your options for RPL.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
14,000 Per Year
Read more7,000 per semester
Jul 2022
Jan 2023
Jul 2023
52 weeks
Full time
Sunraysia Institute of TAFE
Mildura Campus
453 Benetook Avenue
Mildura Victoria 3502

Entry criteria

Successful completion of the equivalent of Australian Year 11 high school studies.

Students must be at least 18 years old when they commence studies.

IELTS 5.5 or equivalent test score, or successful completion of Upper Intermediate ELICOS at Sunraysia Institute of TAFE.


Sunraysia Institute of TAFE
Mildura Campus
453 Benetook Avenue
Mildura Victoria 3502
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