This course is currently in the process of being replaced in line with training package requirements to ensure that our courses are current and are relevant to industry practices.
Contact OTEN to find out more.
Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.
Endorsed by the Australian Institute of Horticulture.
Relevant experience & regular access to landscape sites.
Study from anywhere, when it suits you best and graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.
Study part of the course online. Combine your online learning with classes or practical sessions on-campus at a college or university.
Attend classes on-campus at a university, TAFE or college and interact face-to-face with teachers and fellow students.
This course is currently in the process of being replaced.Contact OTEN about enrolling.
TAFE NSW - OTEN - Open Training and Education Network (RTO 90004) is the largest online TAFE provider in Australia.
You can study OTEN’s accredited online TAFE courses at your own pace, and start anytime.
OTEN’s flexible courses are developed in consultation with relevant industry groups – to ensure you build the skills that are valued by employers.
TAFE NSW - Open Training & Education Network (RTO 90004) trading as Open Training & Education Network
The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including whether you are an Australian resident or your chosen payment option. To find out more, contact the course provider.
You will also need:
If you pay for the course using a VET FEE-HELP government loan, you need to:
You'll learn how to:
This unit discusses both the means available to the consultant to assess sites and the various assessment types you might be required to provide:
This unit covers the process of collecting and identifying plants using taxonomic keys and discusses:
This unit covers developing a soil health and plant nutrition program, and involves:
This unit specifies the outcomes required to develop and implement an environmental management strategy. It discusses:
This unit covers the process of diagnosing plant health problems and addresses:
This unit looks at landscape construction site issues from a management perspective. Understanding how a construction site is built and managed helps inform the consultant in providing appropriate landscape documentation. Landscape site management involves:
This unit covers the process of managing a plant cultural program and discusses:
This unit covers the processes involved with the preparation of estimates, quotes and tenders, and looks in detail at:
This unit covers the process of preparing comprehensive reports for a rural, horticultural or land management setting and discusses:
This unit covers specifying plants for landscapes projects and discusses:
When you study online with OTEN, you can:
OTEN's online courses can also be referred to as distance education. Some hard-copy course materials and assessments may be accessed or submitted via post.