certificate II in Horticulture

All things great and small!

study info

Study Options

Duration: 6-12 months (flexible)

Method: Classroom & RPL

Payment: Upfront, Payment Plans


job info

Job Outcomes

Horticulture Worker

Horticulture Assistant


Recognition of
prior learning

Please click here for further information on RPL

Units of STUDY

Core Units

  • AHCWHS201Participate in work health and safety processes
  • AHCPCM201Recognise plants
  • AHCPMG201Treat weeds
  • AHCPMG202Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders
  • AHCSOL202Assist with soil or growing media sampling and testing

Elective Units

  • AHCNSY201Pot up plants
  • AHCNSY204Maintain indoor plant
  • AHCPGD202Prepare and maintain plant displays
  • AHCWRK209Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • MEM18001CUse hand tools
  • SIRXSLS002Follow point-of-sale handling procedures
  • SIRXICT001AOperate retail technology
  • SIRXMER201Merchandise Products
  • SIRXPDK001Advise on products and services
  • SIRXSLS001Sell to the retail customer

Entry Requirements

Online learning gives you the flexibility to study when and where you like. It is important that you have the right equipment available to undertake your course.


You will need to have basic computer skills, which includes the following:

·         Be able to access and use the internet
·         Ability to be able to use software to create, save and edit documents
·         upload, download and save files
·         attach and use devices, e.g. USB flash drive, audio headset
·         participate in online discussions

Our software works best with google chrome and you should use the latest version to obtain optimum results.

Course Fee

Course fee$1295


Monthly payments
(12 months)


RPL cost$900


The following funding options are available for this course. Please click the appropriate button to find out if you’re eligible.

VETiS (QLD only)