Change the landscape around you
yourtown is seeking Expressions of Interest for the Horticulture pre-employment program – NOW STARTING MARCH 2022
Who we are looking for
yourtown is looking for motivated and committed people, aged between 17 and 24, who want to start a career in the horticulture and landscape maintenance industry.
This eight-week program will develop participant’s skills towards securing employment with yourtown and partnering employers.
Program participants need to be physically fit and must have, or be in the process of obtaining, a driver’s licence.
Women and First Nations people are encouraged to apply.
What you can achieve
The program will provide job-ready training and hands-on experience delivering a community project for The Precinct at Smithfield Plains.
Work experience and employment opportunities for suitable program graduates with yourtown and partnering employers will also be provided.
Nationally accredited units from the Certificate II in Horticulture (Partial) (AHC20416) qualification including:
- (AHCMOM203) Operate basic machinery and equipment
- (AHCIRG217) Assist with pressurised irrigation operations
- (AHCPGD201) Plant trees and shrubs
- (AHCINF203) Maintain properties and structures
- (AHCWHS201) Participate in work health and safety processes
- (CPCCWHS1001) Prepare to work safely in the construction industry (White Card).
TAFE SA is responsible for the quality of training, assessment and issuance of the parchment.
Information and Selection Session
Please register your interest to attend an Information and Selection session.
1. Register to attend
2. Attend the information and selection session
When and where – NEW DATE
Tuesday, 22 February 2022
9:30am – 3:30pm
Playford Uniting Church,
Cnr Curtis Rd and Douglas Dr, Munno Para
From Tuesday, 8 March 2022 for eight weeks to Friday, 29 April 2022.
Training runs between Monday and Friday, initially three days per week, progressing to five days per week, 8:30am – 4:00pm.
112 Coventry Rd, Smithfield Plains
This program is fully subsidised by the Department of Innovation and Skills.
Check your eligibility here