New Zealand Diploma in Horticulture Production

Primary Industry Training Organisation

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Entry requirements

There are no regulatory body or legislative requirements.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the horticulture industry with experienced individuals who have advanced technical skills and knowledge in horticulture production operations to operate as a technical specialist.

The qualification is stranded to reflect the specialist requirements of either process improvement or product development for the purpose of meeting domestic and international market requirements and opportunities for horticultural products.

Learners will benefit by having a qualification that recognises their advanced technical skills to enable enhanced employment opportunities across a range of horticulture production sectors.

The horticulture industry will benefit by having experienced technical specialists who can optimise workplace efficiency and competitive edge for product entry into domestic and international markets.

Graduates of this qualification will be able to apply in-depth technical horticulture production skills and knowledge to inform strategic business decisions.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Horticulture and Viticulture at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

Not Available

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 691 111
Phone: (08) 00 20 80 20
Fax: (04) 801 9626

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