New Zealand Certificate in Horticulture Services

Waikato Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Horticulture

Qualification

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Entry requirements

None

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is intended for people who are experienced workers in the horticulture industry who want to develop their skills and knowledge to supervise day to day operations in a horticulture services subsector or area within a subsector.

It recognises the specific skills and knowledge of individuals who can, in a self-managed capacity, take responsibility for the daily operations in the amenity, arboriculture, cemetery, landscape design, landscape construction, or sports turf sector.

Graduates will be able to work independently and may have some responsibility for the performance of others.

The qualification includes strands that recognises the distinct skills and knowledge for specific horticulture services sectors.

What graduates earn

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

$36,000

Median earnings one year after study

$35,000

Median earnings two years after study

$42,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

58%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

The Hawke's Bay Fruitgrowers' Association Charitable Trust Scholarship

Provided by:

Hawke's Bay Fruitgrowers Association Charitable Trust - Executive Officer

Website:

http://www.hbfruitgrowers.co.nz/scholarship.htm

Value:

At the discretion of the HB Fruitgrowers Association with no one scholarship exceeding $2000

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Ann Sinclair Trust Tertiary Grant

Provided by:

Presbyterian Support Central

Website:

http://www.psc.org.nz/

Value:

Refer to application organisation.

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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

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

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