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Certificate in Horticulture

Love Gardening? Start A Career In Horticulture

Fuel your passion for gardening with our comprehensive Certificate in Horticulture course. Transform your love for the outdoors and plant life into a flourishing career as a gardener, landscaper, nursery or grounds manager, floriculturist, or viticulturist.

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Approximately 200 hours.
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Course Overview

Course Modules

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Career Outcomes

  • Horticulturist
  • Plant Nursery Manager
  • Landscape Designer
  • Horticulture Consultant
  • Plant Conservationist
  • Garden Center Manager
  • Botanical Garden Worker
  • Agricultural Inspector
  • Horticultural Educator
  • Horticulture Journalist
  • Horticulture Researcher
  • Plant Breeder
  • Arborist
  • Floriculturist
  • Turf Manager
  • Community Garden Planner​

Course Fees Include

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Payment Options

Upfront payment or flexible payment plan starting from $25 to $35 per week. Only Australian Citizens & Permanent Residents are eligible for payment plans.

About The Course

Start Your Dream Career as a Skilled Horticulturist, Floriculturist, or Plant Breeder

Do you feel a sense of peace and fulfillment when you're knee-deep in soil, nurturing plants to grow and thrive? Have you ever wondered if you could turn this passion for gardening into a fulfilling career? If you're nodding in agreement, then the Certificate in Horticulture is the stepping stone to your dream career​! This online course is not just for those seeking employment but also for hobbyist gardeners and individuals aiming to elevate their skills to the level of a master green thumb. 

It covers two key subjects - Horticulture and Horticulture and Plant Data, providing a strong foundation in the industry​​. Horticulture modules will teach you all the technical aspects, such as plant classifications and identification, creating plant landscapes, managing water, understanding soils, combating pests and diseases, and learning the art of growing, managing, and maintaining plants and gardens. It will also enlighten you about plant uses, conservation, and the current impacts on the natural plant environment​.

Secondly, the Horticulture and Plant Data module with take you through the historical developments in horticulture, the systematic development of plants, an in-depth understanding of different plant types, and how to select them. Additionally, it addresses plant care and safety, planting processes, understanding plant environments, plant protection, and the benefits of planting​​.

Embarking on this journey will allow you to open doors to various career opportunities in this dynamic industry. Whether it's working in established horticultural businesses, starting your gardening venture, or taking up roles in plant conservation and environmental agencies, the possibilities are endless. 

Transform your gardening passion into a career with our Certificate in Horticulture, a standout among flexible online courses, offering comprehensive online training for aspiring horticulture professionals.

Study from $25 to $35 Per Week

Want to study the Certificate in Horticulture but can’t afford to pay upfront? No problem! This course comes with a super affordable payment plan option. Simply pay from $25 to $35 per week towards your course until the course is paid off and stress less.


"I have enjoyed learning the content and trialling different aspects of the course. The practical activities support the content really well. Great feedback and online support/ resources make it an enjoyable course to undertake." - Anne