New Zealand Certificate in Horticulture Services

Skills Update Training and Education Group, Marsden Technical Institute, and Skills Update Training Institute

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

Diamond Jubilee Agricultural Tertiary Bursary

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

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

Value:

$1,000.00

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Barbara Wood Memorial Foundation Scholarships

Provided by:

Barbara Wood Memorial Foundation - Executive Officer

Website:

http://www.wi.org.nz/

Value:

Up to $1,000.00 depending on the need and cost of the course being undertaken.

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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

Phone: (09) 255 1464
Fax: (09) 275 9571
Email: qa@skillsupdate.co.nz
Web: http://www.skillsupdate.co.nz

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

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