(C) Nature & Environment

AHC30716 Certificate III in Horticulture Enrolment Process (AAEC-AHC30716)


Description

This is a simple 4 Step enrolment process course, a quick and easy guide to enrol. It provides all the information you require to get started. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to call us on 1300 656 693.

Total Number of Units: 16 (5 Core Units and 11 Elective Units)

PAYMENT OPTIONS
Option 1: The Registered training organisation will assess your pre-enrolment application for eligibility for available subsidies program and if found eligible, a small student contribution fee of $25 for concession card holders or $50 for non-concession card holders may be all that you need to pay.
Option 2: FULL COURSE PRICE: $2,500.00 ($750.00 is the initial deposit for administration)
Option 3: PAYMENT PLAN: Contact us for alternative payment options and monthly specials

Course Description
This qualification provides skills and knowledge to meet the needs of various sectors in the horticulture industry. The course will teach you how to recognise plants, prepare plant specimens and plant trees and shrubs, the fundamentals of installing and maintaining plant displays and nursery plants, the implementation of soil improvements for plant and turf areas, and plant nutrition programs, and how to implement a grassed area maintenance program.

Delivery Method and Duration
The course is provided through face-to-face delivery, online or a flexible blended learning option. We work with individuals and companies to offer a range of flexible delivery options. Delivered direct to you through our online learning system, via workbooks, in workshops or in a classroom this course is nationally recognised and fully supported by a dedicated trainer. The course will be delivered and assessed in 12 months. This course has work-based projects. This means that you will need to complete work - based projects in a workplace setting in order to successfully complete your assessments (e.g. a local council, golf course, park, sporting field or resort).

Employment Opportunities
Job roles that may be available to you after successful completion of the course include:
• Floriculture Trades person
• Horticulturalist

Work Experience and Placement Options
We will endeavour to assist you in locating work experience during your studies to apply the new skills you have developed in a real - world environment. Students are expected to complete hours of work experience (may be volunteer work) as part of this course. Additionally, if you have not worked in the industry before you will be required to undertake 30 days of work experience in a horticultural related industry. The need for this requirement will be assessed during enrolment / first weeks and can be undertaken at any time during the course (single or block). We will assist in directing you as to how to find a voluntary or paid position. We work with National organisations who can offer these opportunities. Depending on the organisation, a Police Check and/or a Working with Children Check (Blue Card) may be required (This will need to be completed yourself, at your own expense) prior to commencing practical work placement.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Many of our students already have a high level of skills, knowledge and expertise that can be recognised through a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process. Students seeking recognition can apply for RPL on enrolment into a qualification or throughout the duration of their study.

Credit Transfer
If you have completed previous study that is the same as your intended qualification with another organisation you may be able to apply for a credit transfer or exemption. A copy of the original transcript must be provided when applying for a credit transfer

ASSESSMENTS
To be assessed as competent, learners need to provide satisfactory evidence to all the assessment requirements relating to their knowledge and skills relevant to the unit of competence. Assessment methods may include:
• Written activities
• Case studies
• Projects
• Role plays / observations

Study Pathways
AHC40416 Certificate IV in Horticulture

HOW TO ENROL
Applying to Australian Academy (AA) is easy. You can submit your enrolment application any time by clicking on the button “GET STARTED” or contact Australian Academy on 1300 656 693 and they will assist you to access this automated “Enrolment Process” through the learner management system. Once we receive your pre-enrolment form, ID and you have completed your Pathway and Language, Literacy and Numeracy Questions; we will send you a Training Support Plan and Letter of Offer including all the enrolment conditions. When you accept it and payment is received, we will secure your place.
*Please note: As you progress through the enrolment process all course options will be made available to you

Content
  • INSTRUCTIONS
  • The 4 Step Enrolment Process
  • ENROL NOW! Complete Pre-Enrolment Application Form
  • Complete Your Language, Literacy and Numeracy Assessment using LLN Robot
  • Information Received Survey
  • Final Agreement (Terms and Conditions) (AAEC)
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed