Certificate III in Horticulture

Certificate III in Horticulture
Course Code:
Certificate III

AHC30716 Certificate III in Horticulture

Suitable Course Candidate

This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in amenity horticulture.

No pre entry qualification requirements.

Qualification Pathway

Those participants who successfully complete qualification are eligible to progress to Level.

Course Units

To gain a HC30716 – Certificate III in Horticulture the student is required to complete a total of 16 Units of competency 5 core units listed below, plus

11 general elective units selected from Group C general elective units.

Core Units

National Course Code

Unit Name


Contribute to work health and safety processes


Provide information on plants and their culture


Control weeds


Control plant pests, diseases and disorders


Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas


Reporting and Assistance

After the Initial Trainee Induction visit there will be 4 Assessment visits along with monitoring visits &/or telephone, email or online contact and accessible assistance when required.

Course Cost  

Government funding – Is available for eligible students. Please contact us to discuss.

The Certificate III in Horticulture can lead to careers as a:

horticulturist, gardener.
Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors.