New Zealand Certificate in Horticulture

Southern Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Horticulture

Qualification

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Entry requirements

N/A

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is intended for people who may have some general experience or have a desire to work in the horticulture industry who want to develop their skills and knowledge in a specific horticultural industry sector.

It recognises the skills and knowledge of individuals who can assist with a range of core tasks, under limited supervision relevant to a horticulture industry sector.

Graduates will be able to work under limited supervision with responsibility for work outcomes.

The qualification includes strands that recognise the distinct skills and knowledge for specific horticulture production sectors.

What graduates earn

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

$26,000

Median earnings one year after study

$33,000

Median earnings two years after study

$40,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

44%

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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Glad McArthur Horticultural Scholarship

Provided by:

Massey University

Website:

http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/admission/scholarships-bursaries-awards/

Value:

$2,000

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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 478 839
Phone: (03) 211 2699
Fax: (03) 214 4977
Email: info@sit.ac.nz
Web: http://www.sit.ac.nz

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Sources

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