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CERTIFICATE IV IN SPORTS TURF MANAGEMENT

National ID: AHC40812 | State ID: J157

 

This qualification allows individuals to develop post-trade skills and knowledge to become specialists within the turf industry.

This course only offered to students who are currently employed in turf industry. The delivery of this course at South Metropolitan TAFE is part-time over 2 semesters, which equates to 12 months of part-time study.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a greenkeeper, turf curator, grounds person, and head greenkeeper.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Sports Turf Management

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Murdoch
Duration
How Flexible
Full Time (On Campus)
Part Time
When This course is available for Semester 1, 2017.

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a greenkeeper, turf curator, grounds person, and head greenkeeper.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Sports Turf Management

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

These fees are estimates 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.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

Other charges may apply.

Indicative Tuition Fees in 2017

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 

1 Core Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability AHCWRK511A D7332
Develop a soil health and plant nutrition program AHCPCM402A D7150
Plan and implement sports turf renovation AHCTRF402A D7262
Schedule irrigations AHCIRG408A D6886
Develop a sports turf maintenance program AHCTRF401A D7261

2 Elective Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assess and monitor weed, pest and/or disease control programs AHCPMG408A D7135
Supervise work routines and staff performance AHCWRK403A D7321
Supervise on-site irrigation installation and construction work AHCIRG407A D6885
Sample soils and interpret results AHCSOL401A D7245
Cost a project AHCBUS402A D6735
Maintain occupational health and safety (OHS) processes AHCOHS401A D7094
Plan and implement a chemical use program AHCCHM402A D6763
Minimise risks in the use of chemicals AHCCHM401A D6762
Supervise maintenance of property machinery and equipment AHCMOM402A D7030
  • For TAFE Admissions full-time courses, apply at tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ when applications are open. Semester One applications open in September of the prior year, Semester Two (mid-year) applications open in May.
  • Online courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information
    call: 1800 001 001 or email: info@smtafe.wa.edu.au
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students, 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.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III

South Metropolitan TAFE maintains strong relationships with a number of universities. On completion of diploma and advanced diploma courses, students may be eligible for credit towards a South Metropolitan TAFE associate degree or higher education diploma, or a bachelor degree at one of our university partners. For details of our university pathway options, visit our Uni Pathways page.

Please note: Different university entrance arrangements may apply to international students. For further details please contact the individual Universities directly.

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Page last updated February 23, 2017