New Zealand Diploma in Arboriculture

Waikato Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Horticulture

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

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 arboriculture industry with experienced individuals who have advanced technical skills and knowledge in arboriculture operations to operate as a technical specialist at an advanced level with an emphasis on tree risk assessment and contract management.

Learners will benefit by having a qualification that recognises their advanced technical skills to enable enhanced employment opportunities in the arboriculture industry.

The horticulture industry will benefit by having experienced technical specialists who can apply a range of advanced technical skills to optimise workplace efficiency and effectiveness.

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

What graduates earn

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

$33,000

Median earnings one year after study

$40,000

Median earnings two years after study

$47,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

Not Available

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

ZESPRI Horticultural Scholarships

Provided by:

Zespri International Limited

Value:

$10,000 tuition support

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Rural Women New Zealand - Audrey Reid Grant

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

Up to $600.00

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 444 204
Phone: (0800) 294 6832
Fax: (07) 838 0707
Email: qau@wintec.ac.nz
Web: http://www.wintec.ac.nz

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