What is Learning to live well in Wynyard?
Learning to live well in Wynyard is a joint effort between GlobalNet Academy and Live Well Tasmania. The course is designed to help with employment opportunities in the Wynyard area and/or with opportunities with Live Well Tasmania in the future. Students will also learn about other skills that will help in all areas of life. The course will be run out of.. Those successfully completing the course may gain up to eight units from the AHC30716 Certificate III in Horticulture.
What will Learning to live well in Wynyard teach?
The course will teach
- How to work safely when working with plants, garden beds and displays, chemicals and growing medias
- Techniques for constructing and maintaining plant displays and looking after nursery plants
- How to control a range of plant pests and diseases using chemical and non chemical control methods
- How to improve soils for both garden and turf areas
- How to provide information about plants and their culture to clients
When will it run?
The course will start mid June 2018 and finish in March 2018. For more information on exact dates, please contact Robin Krabbe on 613 6438 1454 or email email@example.com
How much does it cost?
The course is FREE to qualifying people in the Wynyard area and surrounds
Who to contact?
About the units
The units in these skill sets have been taken from the Certificate III in Horticulture (AHC30716) qualification. This qualification is for those people looking to work as Horticulturists, Irrigation Service Technicians, Horticulture Consultants ,Sustainable Horticulture Promotional Officers and Interior Plantscapers. The qualification provides a general vocational outcome in amenity horticulture.
What units are included in the course?
There are 10 units in this course. If you successfully complete these assessments, you will receive a statement of attainment for the following units:
- AHCWHS301 – Contribute to work health and safety processes
- AHCNSY303 – Install and maintain plant displays
- AHCPCM302 – Provide information on plants and their culture
- AHCNSY301 – Maintain nursery plants
- AHCPMG301 – Control weeds
- AHCPMG302 – Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
- AHCSOL301 – Prepare growing media
- AHCSOL303 – Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas
You can click on the unit code and name to find out more about the unit on the government website
Who is it suited for?
This course is perfect for those people who want to work in the amenity horticulture industry, work in small scale gardening and vegetable production or want to work or start their own business. Please apply if you
- Want to commence a career in a horticultural or a specialty horticultural industry.
- Want to start a horticulturally based business.
- You work in the horticulture industry but do not have formal qualifications
- Would like more experience in working in the horticulture industry
You must either enjoy or think you may enjoy horticulture / gardening / outdoor work to get the most out of this course. We reserve the right to refuse entry to the course.
Can I get recognition for knowledge and skills I already have?
Yes. If you believe you have a previously acquired skills, either through work and/or life experience or through formal training, you can apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). You can find out more about what RPL can mean for you in our student handbook. You can access that here: https://www.globalnetacademy.edu.au/student-handbook/ If you believe you have the relevant skills and abilities that you have learned in your past, please discuss this with us. We will discuss the evidence requirements you will need to provide and any supporting documentation required.
The Enrolment Form
Your enrolment application
This online form is your enrolment application. By completing this online form, you are REQUESTING enrolment into one of our courses. Enrolment is not guaranteed and may be subject to an interview or to other pre-requisites. GlobalNet Academy reserves the right, in our absolute discretion, to refuse entry to any of our courses on any grounds. Enrolment into your chosen course is generally by application AND interview. Unless we believe that there are some very obvious reasons why you should not be part of the course, you will generally be successful UNLESS the course is over‐subscribed. If this is the case, we will choose the best applicants. If you are successful, your enrolment application will become the basis of your enrolment.
Why we ask so many questions
We need to ask a number of different questions for our reporting obligations to State and National Regulatory bodies. We trust that the form will be straight forward and easy to complete. We appreciate your patience in completing it.
You will need a Unique Student Identifier (USI)
In order to complete this form, you will need to have a Unique Student Identifier. A Unique Student Identifier (or USI) is a reference number made up of 10 numbers and letters that:
- creates a secure online record of your recognised training and qualifications gained in Australia, even from different training organisations
- will give you access to your training records and transcripts
- can be accessed online, anytime and anywhere
- is free and easy to create and
- stays with you for life
Your can read more about what a Unique Student Identifer is here: https://www.usi.gov.au/about. If you do not have a USI, you will need to register online with the government to obtain one. The process is free, confidential and quick. You can create a USI here: https://www.usi.gov.au/students.
Our policies and terms and conditions
There are terms and conditions and important policies that form part of your enrolment. If you have not already read our terms and conditions, you can view them here: https://www.globalnetacademy.edu.au/terms-conditions/. We also ask that you take a look at our policies and procedures in relation to the training that we deliver. Both of us (you and GlobalNet) are governed by these policies and procedures as part of this course. Our policies and procedures can be found here: https://www.globalnetacademy.edu.au/our-policies.
As a student of GlobalNet Academy, some of the rights and responsibilities you have relate to
- how we assess you
- whether or not you can appeal an assessment decision
- whether or not you are entitled to a refund (not applicable for this course)
- whether or not you have enrolled in the course you thought you were enrolling in
- access and equity
GlobalNet Academy is wholly responsible for the training and assessment that will be conducted as part of this course. If you ever have any feedback, issues or concerns about any aspect of the course, we ask that you let us know as soon as practicable. You can do this using the applicable form on our website: https://www.globalnetacademy.edu.au/important-forms
Do I have to answer all the questions?
Many of the question fields are mandatory and you will be required to enter information into these fields. You can tell if a questions is mandatory if it has an asterix (*) next to it. We treat your information confidentially so any information that you provide to us will NEVER be divulged to third parties unless we have your permission to do so OR we are required by law to do so. If you have a mobile phone number, we ask that you provide this as well. We often contact students by email AND by text message so having your mobile phone number allows us to contact you quickly and easily.
How to use the online form
Our online enrolment form is linked to our student management system. This means that once you have completed the form and pressed “register” it may take up to 60 seconds to “talk” to our student system and register you. If you experience any issues completing the form, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to request help. We will be very happy to help. In your email, please provide your best contact phone number as well. Please work through the form methodically as many of the questions are mandatory. Just a reminder that you will need your USI in order to complete the form.
Starting the form
To start the form, you need to choose the course that you are enrolling in AND THEN the class. For example, if you are enrolling in the Aged Care Leadership Program, please choose the: Diploma of Leadership and Management as the course, and then select the class you are enrolling in. Please give the class field a moment or two to refresh itself AFTER you have chosen the course as it is pulling this information back from our student management system.