AHC20422 Certificate II in Horticulture
  • Training Event
  • 204 Hour
  • 300.00 ex GST

Course Details

Code: OC388
Category: Registered Training Org
Duration: 34 day(s)
Version: 1
Sub category: Registered Training Org
The South Australian Learning Centre is a preferred provider of VET for Schools Students (VSS) programs and a provider of subsidised training through the Department for Education, for eligible students. The large, picturesque grounds of the Minda’s North Brighton site are our students’ classroom! This unique opportunity to learn in one of Adelaide’s most beautifully landscaped gardens merges a focus of practical work experience with classroom learning, creating the perfect learning environment for those who prefer to learn-by-doing! This nationally accredited course drives quality outcomes by offering hands-on, job-ready training, delivered by industry experts.

School Student Enrolment Conditions:
Enrolment is subject to the VET Readiness Orientation (VETRO) process and the successful completion of the VETRO Online Referral Form


Non-school enrolments welcome




Term 1, Week 3:

Thursday 15th February





Mid-Year Intake

Term 3, Week 1:

Thursday 25th July

Course completion in 2025

Course Includes

AHC20422 Certificate II in Horticulture

Core Units of Competency


Operate basic machinery and equipment


Recognise plants


Plant trees and shrubs


Treat weeds


Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders


Assist with soil or growing media sampling and testing


Participate in workplace health and safety processes


Control plant pests, diseases and disorders

Elective Units of Competency


Apply chemicals under supervision


Assist with low volume irrigation operations


Pot up plants


Care for nursery plants


Undertake propagation activities


Prepare and maintain plant displays


Transplant shrubs and small trees

Other Details


North Brighton, South Australia 5048

Course Duration:

1 school Year


1 day per week.  No classes scheduled during school holidays

Course Fees – Option 1

Subsidised Course Fee: $300.00 Standard Fee (school student concession)

This course is listed on the Skills SA VET for School Students List for School Students


For more information visit:



Eligibility criteria applies visit https://mytraining.skills.sa.gov.au/training/get-started/check-eligibility

Course Fees – Option 2

Full Fee: $2,500.00


Deposit paid at enrolment and balance by instalment

Incidental Fees:

Cost of own safety boots, Hat, safety glasses and gloves


$75.00 re-enrolment fee applies to students who do not finish within the completion period


·         VET Readiness Orientation (VETRO) process and the successful completion of the VETRO Online Referral Form (for school student enrolment)

·         Complete language, literacy & numeracy (LLN) assessment and Suitability Interview

·         Have a level of physical fitness to work in the horticulture industry

·         Show a genuine interest in developing skills and knowledge related to the horticulture sector

This training is funded through the Government of South Australia

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