Whether you are already working in the industry or are purely interested in developing your gardening hobby - this course caters to all your basic requirements. Learn about different kinds of plants and growing media, nursery production, and dealing with pests and disease.
Mangere, Henderson, North Shore, Papakura
Bay of plenty
Limitless learning and opportunities
This level 3 certificate will give you the knowledge and confidence to pursue work in the horticultural industry. You can also use the knowledge and skills gained in this programme to improve your own home gardening, or to study horticulture at a higher level.
With a combination of theoretical and practical learning, you will gain a thorough understanding of all the foundation concepts of horticulture. This includes plant identification, plant and soil science, propagation and care, treatment of pests and diseases, chemicals, and fertilisers etc.
This programme is undertaken part-time, thus allowing you to juggle your home and work commitments along with your studies.