Qualification -Advanced Diploma Horticulture - Parks & Recreation

Course CodeVHT009
Fee CodeAD
Duration (approx)2500 hours
QualificationAdvanced Diploma

Learn to develop and manage Parks, Gardens and Amenity Landscapes

This course provides a foundation for employment in the following roles: Parks Manager, Head Ranger, Parks Manager, Technical Officer, Park Interpretation Officer, Recreation Facility Manager, Vocational Trainer.

RECOGNITION:

ACS has outstanding credentials, This is also accredited through the International Accreditation and Recognition Council.

Modules

Core ModulesThese modules provide foundation knowledge for the Qualification -Advanced Diploma Horticulture - Parks & Recreation.
 Botany I BSC104
 Horticultural Research A BHT118
 Horticulture I BHT101
 Machinery and Equipment BSC105
 Plant Identification and Knowledge (Horticulture II) BHT102
 Soil Management - Horticulture BHT105
 Amenity Horticulture I BHT234
 Horticultural Management BHT203
 Horticultural Research B BHT241
 Playground Design BHT216
 Sports Turf Management BHT202
 Horticultural Marketing BHT304
 
Elective ModulesIn addition to the core modules, students study any 13 of the following 18 modules.
 Arboriculture I BHT106
 Australian Natives I BHT113
 Landscaping I BHT109
 Nature Park Management I BEN120
 Amenity Horticulture II BHT235
 Arboriculture II BHT208
 Australian Natives II BHT225
 Landscaping II BHT214
 Landscaping III (Landscaping Styles) BHT235
 Nature Park Management II BEN204
 Planning Layout and Construction of Ornamental Gardens BHT242
 Practical Horticulture 1 BHT238
 Project Management BBS201
 Roses BHT231
 Trees For Rehabilitation (Reafforestation) BHT205
 Weed Control BHT209
 Turf Repair And Renovation BHT303
 Water Gardening BHT307
 

Note that each module in the Qualification -Advanced Diploma Horticulture - Parks & Recreation is a short course in its own right, and may be studied separately.


 

WHO WILL BENEFIT FROM DOING THIS COURSE?

This course provides a foundation for employment in the following roles: Parks Manager, Head Ranger, Parks Manager, Technical Officer, Park Interpretation Officer, Recreation Facility Manager, Vocational Trainer.

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