• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 6 months
    Duration
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Overview

How Will You Benefit?

  • Fast track your career as a horticulturalist
  • Learn the inside secrets of how to become a horticulture pro in months not years!
  • Study a horticulture course that was designed in conjunction with senior members of the profession
  • Free up valuable time, don’t waste time and money travelling to classes
  • Study at your own pace whenever and wherever you are
  • Have access to a tutor who works in the industry you are training for
  • Easy interest free payment plans from as low as $49 per week

Career Prospects

The Horticulture course at International Career Institute (ICI) presents a very diverse range of career opportunities. Many positions require working outdoors with the use of management, science, design, planning and technical skills. The most common areas of horticulture include:

  • Arboriculture: the care and management of urban trees.
  • Design: designers work to create gardens that are attractive to the eye as well as practical. Sites typically include private gardens, public parks and reserves, indoor facilities and newly developed housing estates. Designers are frequently self-employed.
  • Gardens and landscape: gardening make over television shows have never been more popular. Business is booming for those in the landscaping business. It is a wonderful opportunity for self employment or seeking employment with an established landscaping company.
  • Nurseries: plant growing is the foundation of horticulture. Nurseries range from growing, where new plants grown in special conditions to retail, where sales of plants are made to the public.
  • Sports turf management: The production and maintenance of special grasses is required for sporting facilities such as golf courses, cricket pitches and football ovals. The industry involves turf grass research, science and technology as well as the production, marketing and sales of turf grass products and services.

Horticulture experts have vast career prospects in various areas of the horticulture industry. Fast track your career in horticulture by enrolling in the ICI horticulture course now!

Accreditation

This course is recognised and accredited by the International Association of Private Career Colleges (IAPCC) and the International Approval and Registration Centre (IARC).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline. More details:

    Places are limited, in demand and entry into the course is on a first come first served basis.

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 6 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      24 weeks

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Plant Kingdom
  • Plant Propagation
  • Outdoor Food Production
  • Garden Planning
  • The Root Environment and Plant Nutrition
  • Protected Cultivation

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Prerequisites

  • There are NO previous work or education requirements for entry into any course level. 
  • Graduates can expect higher course levels to result in higher potential salary, positions and skill capabilities.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1611 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1611 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • National

    1611 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1611 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Pay Upfront : - 10% Off = $1450
  • Weekly Instalment Plan : $49 x 32 weeks

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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