Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management

Gain skills in agriculture, horticulture, conservation and land management to build your career in the outdoors, from farming to landscaping.

 

Part qualification


Statement of Attainment in Farm Tractors

Learn to safely prepare and operate machinery and equipment used for agriculture, horticulture and conservation and land management work. Prepare for, operate and complete tractor operations under general supervision.


Locations available: Armidale, Dubbo, Richmond*


Statement of Attainment in Chemical, Chainsaw, First Aid Tickets

Learn to maintain chainsaws, prepare and apply chemicals to control pests, weeds and diseases, transport and store chemicals safely, trim and cut felled trees, and provide first aid.


Locations available: Padstow, Richmond*


Statement of Attainment in Shearing

Learn to assist in and perform basic shearing and crutching of sheep, carry out wool for pressing, prepare for machine shearing, pen sheep and perform board duties. You'll also participate in work health and safety practices.


Locations available: Armidale, Dubbo*


Statement of Attainment in Conservation

Gain the skills and knowldege to recognise flora and fauna, and plant trees and shrubs.


Locations available: Ryde, Richmond*


Statement of Attainment in Landscape Essentials

Learn to assist with landscape and construction work in public, commercial and residential settings. You'll also participate in work health and safety practices.


Locations available: Padstow, Richmond*


Statement of Attainment in Horticulture Essentials

Learn to plant trees and shrubs and support turf establishment. You'll also participate in work health and safety practices.


Locations available: Ryde, Moree, Orange, Padstow, Richmond*


Statement of Attainment in Tree Work Essentials

Learn to maintain chainsaws, operate a mobile chipper/mulcher, and trim and cut felled trees. You'll also participate in work health and safety practices.


Locations available: Padstow, Richmond*


Full qualification


Certificate II in Agriculture

Certificate III in Agriculture

Certificate III in Agriculture (Dairy Production)

Certificate IV in Agriculture

Diploma of Agriculture

Diploma of Arboriculture

Certificate III in Beekeeping

Diploma of Conservation and Land Management

Certificate II in Horticulture

Certificate III in Horticulture

Certificate III in Production Horticulture

Certificate IV in Horticulture

Diploma of Horticulture

Certificate II in Landscaping

Certificate III in Landscape Construction

Diploma of Landscape Design

Certificate III in Parks and Gardens

Certificate III in Permaculture

Certificate IV in Permaculture

Certificate III in Production Nursery

Certificate III in Rural Operations

Certificate IV in Wool Classing

Help line

Call 13 28 11 to speak to our support team about finding a local training provider.


Rewarding pay

Mid-range graduate salaries starting around $43K.

Good outcomes

Around 95% of graduates reported being satisfied with their training.

Job satisfaction

Growing the food and landscapes that sustain communities around NSW.

Potential careers

Farmer, Station hand, Animal attendant, Shearer, Tractor driver, Organic gardener, Horticulturist, Landscaper, Environmentalist