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CERTIFICATE III IN LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION

National ID: AHC30916 | State ID: BDB7

 

This qualification provides the practical skills and knowledge to design garden landscapes or renovate existing gardens.

Training is provided in the areas of hard landscaping, pests, diseases and weeds, plant knowledge, irrigation, soils, plant nutrition, landscape machinery use, chemical use and horticultural safety, building on the skills gained in the AHC21610 D466 Certificate II in Landscaping.

Students will learn how to select materials and plants for landscape projects, set out and landscape a range of sites, and construct stone, brick, block and timber structures and features and learn about irrigation installation and safety in the workplace. Landscaping involves physical labour and students will be required to demonstrate a reasonable level of fitness.

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Entrance Requirements
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Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
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Overview

Course Overview

Where Murdoch
Duration One semester full-time
HowFull Time (On Campus)
Part Time
Traineeship
WhenAvailable Semester 1, 2018
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

View our 2017 Indicative Fees list.

These fees are indicative only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Other charges may apply.

VET Student Loans 

Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

Units

The units in Traineeships and Apprenticeships are customised according to the individual Training Agreement that is negotiated with the employer and may vary (within the Qualification rules) in each case.

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Construct brick and block structures and featuresAHCLSC303BAQ62
Construct landscape features using concreteAHCLSC302BAN02
Construct stone structures and featuresAHCLSC305BAS92
Contribute to work health and safety processesAHCWHS301BAP92
Implement a paving projectAHCLSC306BAS26
Implement a plant establishment programAHCPGD301BAR49
Implement a retaining wall projectAHCLSC307BAL89
Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areasAHCSOL303BAQ76
Install drainage systemsAHCDRG301BAO94
Provide information on plants and their cultureAHCPCM302BAQ22
Set out site for construction worksAHCLSC301BAO12
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Erect timber structures and featuresAHCLSC304BAM22
Implement a grassed area maintenance programAHCTRF303BAO73
Install pressurised irrigation systemsAHCIRG331BAN82
Troubleshoot irrigation systemsAHCIRG306BAN50
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

  • This course uses TAFE Admissions. To study full-time in Semester One 2018, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after September 1st, 2017 and before December 8th, 2017 to be included in the first round of offers. Applications will continue to be accepted until January 3rd, 2018 but will only be included in second round offers.
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three columns below), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

  • This course uses TAFE Admissions. To study full-time in Semester One 2018, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after September 1st, 2017 and before December 8th, 2017 to be included in the first round of offers. Applications will continue to be accepted until January 3rd, 2018 but will only be included in second round offers.
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three columns below), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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