Study Horticulture

Do you have a passion for plants, agriculture and landscaping?
Are you looking to become qualified to run a horticultural business or get involved in the agricultural industry?
Perhaps you could consider studying Horticulture.

Course Overview


These courses provide students with the specialised skills and knowledge required to obtain a senior role in the horticulture industry.

Studying horticulture provides students with skills in landscape management, plant care and propagation. Students will also gain skills in pruning and fertilising enabling them to maintain lawns, gardens, nurseries and forest parks.

The course framework in the Certificates II & III and the Diploma, ensures you will get the most out your studies by covering plant health, budgets, managing projects and analysing data.

Upon graduation, you will have gained the skills to give specialist advice on plant care, products and treatments. You will also obtain knowledge of how to manage and market a business and how to supervise staff.


Course Duration

1 year
Diploma of Horticulture
6 months
Certificate III in Horticulture
Certificate II in Horticulture

Intake Dates



Brisbane, Adelaide, Melbourne, Tasmania


From $8,000 per year

The Course Details

Graduate Outcome 

Potential Career Pathways:

  • Horticultural Trades Workers
  • Gardener (General)
  • Agricultural Technicia

Employment in the busy Horticulture industry including working independently, as a supervisor, or at a managerial level to coordinate horticultural business activities in agricultural farms, parks and gardens, resorts or nurseries.

Higher Education Opportunities:

  • Bachelor of Urban Design
  • Bachelor of Environmental Science

Common Course Requirements

Students must have completed year 10 in home country.

Students must have the English equivalent of IELTS 5.5.

Course may include 360 hours of vocational placement.

Get in Touch

Contact Information

Phone 0755 265 900
Skype: pathwaytoaus


Gold Coast Office
2575 Gold Coast Highway, Mermaid Beach, QLD, 4215

UK Office
Call us 02039 483 865

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Study Horticulture was last modified: August 19th, 2021 by Nick Yock