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 Landscape Designers and Managers.
Relevant experience & regular access to 2 different 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 looks at the details necessary to develop landscape design drawings into landscape construction documentation. It covers the processes involved with the documentation of landscape construction elements and discusses:
This unit covers the processes of designing sustainable landscapes and covers:
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to develop and extend skills as a practising designer.
This unit covers the process of managing landscape projects and defines the standard required to:
This unit covers the negotiation and monitoring of contracts and defines the standard required to:
This unit covers the process of planning the restoration of parks and gardens of historical or cultural significance, developing a comprehensive restoration program of works and the development of a relevant site plan, specifications and work procedures and defines the standard required to:
This unit covers the process of preparing a landscape document for Development Approval and covers:
This unit covers the processes involved with preparation of estimates, quote and tenders and defines the standard required to:
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to use a range of computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) programs to produce drawings. The focus of this unit is on the technical skills required to operate CADD, not on design skills which are covered in other units. This unit discusses:
This unit covers the process of providing specialist advice and defines the standard required to:
This unit covers specifying plants for landscapes and defines the standard required to:
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.