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Horticulture Apprenticeships and Traineeships

Quick Facts | Horticulture Apprenticeships and Traineeships

To be a Horticulture apprentice you need to:
  • Have a passion for plants and the environment
  • Enjoy practical and mechanical activities
  • Like working outdoors
  • Enjoy manual tasks

Horticulture Apprenticeships

Parks & Gardens - Certificate III Horticulture, Park & Gardens (4 yrs)
Landscaping - Certificate III Horticulture, Landscaping (4 yrs)
Turf Management - Certificate III Horticulture, Turf Management (4 yrs)

Horticulture Traineeship
Conservation & Land Management – Certificate III Conservation Land Management (12-18mths)

What's in it for YOU?

You'll enjoy earning while you learn and receive a nationally recognised qualification on completion.

A dedicated consultant from WPC Group will make sure you're enrolled at TAFE and be there to help guide you through your apprenticeship or traineeship. If you’re struggling financially and need some help with your traineeship or apprenticeship fees, our industry consultant can help you apply for a tuition-fee relief grant through the Skilling Australia Foundation who may be able to give you the ‘hand up’ that you need.

How to Apply for an Apprenticeship
or Traineeship

Visit our current apprenticeship Vacancies.

You can choose to submit an online application by completing a few easy steps.

Contact your nearest office to speak to our friendly recruitment team.

Types of jobs


A Snapshot of Duties & Tasks
  • Maintain gardens and plants
  • Read plans and construct rockeries, paths or ponds
  • Identify and correct soil deficiencies
  • Identify and treat pests and plant diseases
  • Prepare and cultivate soil & gardens
  • Maintain parks, botanical gardens and conservation sites

Click here to download the
Horticulture flyer