This course develops basic skills and knowledge for a career in the Horticulture industry. Fundamental underpinning knowledge is gained at this level before students have the opportunity to pursue a specific stream at Certificate III. Safe and efficient work habits and positive attitude to work are key elements to the course. Students will have the opportunity to put their learning into practice by participating in the work-placement component of the course.
Complete year 10 TCE subjects or equivalent
Average strength, good health and reasonable physical fitness
A liking for outdoor work