Our landscape construction apprenticeship gives you the essential skills required to work in the landscape industry as a fully qualified landscaper.

Through hands on practical experience you’ll develop a full range of landscaping skills including:

  • paving
  • surveying
  • retaining wall construction
  • installing drainage and irrigation systems
  • operating machinery and equipment
  • stonework

Our landscape construction apprenticeship also covers the vital gardening skills you’ll need to build landscaped gardens that flourish, including:

  • information on plants and their culture
  • how to implement a plant establishment program
  • soil improvements for garden and turf areas



National Code AHC30916
Study Areas Horticulture
Study Level Apprenticeship
Study Type Local
Study Mode

PT: 3 years,

Course Type Apprenticeship
Campuses Workplace, Lilydale

Tuition Fee Type Estimated Annual Fee
Apprentice Gov. Subsidised $1,050.00
Apprentice Concession $210.00
Full Tuition Fee $5,950.00
Service Fees Estimated Annual Fees
Service & Amenities* $155.00
Core Skills Support** $75.00
Annual Material Fees $122.50
Retain Course Items*** No fee applies


* Does not apply to VETiS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETiS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.

***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).

Annual student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for 2019 and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.

This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments

February

Part time: 3 years (Thursdays 8.30am - 4.30pm)

Workplace, Lilydale

You must:

  • be registered with an Australian Apprenticeship Centre
  • have a training contract with an employer

PRE-TRAINING REVIEW

To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs the Institute and CAE will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.

A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.

After successful completion of our landscape construction apprenticeship you may wish to further your studies. Suitable courses include, but are not limited to, the Certificate IV in Horticulture or Diploma of Landscape Design

Direct Entry

Recognition of Prior Learning is available.

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 3

After successful completion of our landscape construction apprenticeship you can apply seek out professional landscaper roles

Completion of 15 units, including 11 core and 4 elective units

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AHCSOL303 IMPLEMENT SOIL IMPROVEMENTS FOR GARDEN AND TURF AREAS 60.0

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AHCLSC301 SET OUT SITE FOR CONSTRUCTION WORKS 50.0

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AHCLSC302 CONSTRUCT LANDSCAPE FEATURES USING CONCRETE 80.0

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AHCLSC303 CONSTRUCT BRICK AND/OR BLOCK STRUCTURES AND FEATURES 100.0

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AHCDRG301 INSTALL DRAINAGE SYSTEMS 50.0

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AHCLSC305 CONSTRUCT STONE STRUCTURES AND FEATURES 50.0

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AHCLSC306 IMPLEMENT A PAVING PROJECT 100.0

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AHCLSC307 IMPLEMENT A RETAINING WALL PROJECT 100.0

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Last updated: April 18, 2019 04:52pm