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Certificate IV in Horticulture

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Duration

52 weeks

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Offshore Tuition Fee

$14,000*

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Course Code

AHC40416

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Number of units

12 units

Pre Enrolment Information

Prior to enrolment, it is a mandatory requirement for students to attend a Pre-Enrolment Consultation session to ensure students are fully aware of the required course information and can make an informed decision.

Course Overview

AHC40416 – Certificate IV in Horticulture allows individuals to develop post-trade skills and knowledge across a broad coverage of the industry prior to undertaking higher level roles in the industry.

Course Duration

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Pre-Requisites

There are no pre-requisites for this course

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or Australian equivalent is mandatory.

Students must be 18 years old and above.

A minimum of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent is required.

Course Format

Core Unit CodeCore Unit Title
AHCWHS401Maintain work health and safety processes
Elective Unit CodeElective Unit Title
AHCBUS408Operate within a budget framework
AHCIRG436Implement an irrigation-related environmental protection program
AHCIRG437Schedule irrigations
AHCORG403Manage organic soil improvement
AHCPCM401Recommend plants and cultural practices
AHCPGD401Design plant displays
TLIR4002Source goods/services and evaluate contractors
BSBWHS513Lead WHS risk management
BSBPEF501Manage personal and professional development
BSBOPS504Manage business risk
BSBOPS503Develop administrative systems
Notes

Work functions in the occupational areas where this qualification may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. Refer to the AHC Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package Companion Volume Implementation Guide or the relevant regulator for specific guidance on requirements.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Note: Elective units selected are subject to change.

This qualification must be delivered as per the packaging rules, even if a core unit/named elective has been superseded, until such time as the qualification has been updated and this update is reflected on the National Register, training.gov.au, and is listed on the RTO’s Scope of Registration.

Student Equipment Required

Students MUST have the following IT equipment prior to enrolling with Australian Vocational Training Academy and will require a suitable study space for self-study, assessment activities, or to participate in online classes.

Students are required to have their own laptop prior to the commencement of their course.

Hardware requirements:

Desktop or laptop with the following recommended System Requirements:

  • Specification of desktop or laptop is as below:
    • Processor: 2.5–2.9 GHz process
    • Memory: 8 GB
    • Display Card: 1 GB GPU
    • Disk Space: 100 GB
    • Microsoft® Windows® 8.1 or Windows 10 version 1809 or above  
    • Apple® macOS® Monterey v12, or Apple® macOS® Big Sur v11, or Apple® macOS® Catalina v10.15  
  • A webcam, e.g. built-in to a laptop or a USB webcam.
  • Audio input and output suitable for video conferencing or online classes.
  • A headset or earbuds with a microphone is recommended.  
  • Photo/scan – a camera, e.g. on a mobile phone, can be required to scan and submit handwritten materials.

Software Requirements: 

  • A web browser such as Microsoft Edge, Firefox, Google Chrome, or Safari.  
  • Student is expected to access the web version of Microsoft Office 365 (i.e., Microsoft Outlook, Teams, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Planner, To Do, and Project).
  • Students studying CAD will have access to the College’s Computer-aided design (CAD) system (if applicable to students qualification)

Internet Requirements:

  • A reliable, high-speed broadband internet connection with sufficient upload and download capacity. A Wi-Fi or mobile connection can be acceptable.  
  • Students will have access to the college’s wireless connection whilst on campus. 
  • Community internet and computer access:
  • In Australia, public libraries offer free access to computers and the internet, although students may require a membership card or be required to pay a small charge.
  • Students may need to book ahead if they wish to use library services.
  • Students will also have access to printing and photocopying services on a pay-per-page basis. Most libraries also provide wireless hotspots and recharging stations at no cost for students using their own devices. 

Other Information:

The college encourages students to acquire the following skills and knowledge related to operating and maintaining an efficient study environment:

  • Know how to install, use, and keep their computer’s internet browser and other software up to date (e.g. installing security updates)
  • Be proficient in connecting their laptop and/or mobile device to wireless networks either at the college campus, your local library, or other locations
  • Ability to use a web camera and headset/microphone
  • Know how to use cloud storage (e.g. through Office 365 OneDrive)
  • Ability to use Microsoft Word and other related software packages.

Related Occupations

The following academic and employment pathways are available to students who complete this qualification:

Irrigation Installation and Service Technician
Horticulture Team Leader

Please Note: Completion of an AVTA qualification does not guarantee an employment outcome.

Qualification Issued

Once the units of competency required in the training package for this qualification have been successfully completed, the student will be issued with AHC40416 – Certificate IV in Horticulture and an academic transcript of all completed units within 30 calendar days. Students who successfully complete individual units of competency within the qualification, but not the qualification in its entirety will be eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment. This document contains a record of all completed units and will be available to students by the end of their course.

AVTA does not guarantee:
  • a successful education assessment outcome for the student or intending student; or
  • completion of a AVTA qualification will lead to an employment outcome; or
  • a learner will successfully complete a training product on its scope of registration; or
  • a training product can be completed in a manner which does not meet the requirements of the Standards for Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) 2015.

AVTA does not:
  • claim to commit to secure for, or on the student or intending student’s behalf, a migration outcome from undertaking any course offered by the College

Course Information

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Delivery Mode

Face to face

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Locations

TAS & QLD

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Number of units

12 units of competency

(1 core units + 11 elective units)
Tuition Fees

Onshore Fee

$12,000*

Offshore Fee

$14,000*

*Non-Tuition fees is not included in this price
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