Courses

Diploma of Sports Turf Management

National Code

AHC51010

Campuses

FAIRFIELD

Department

Horticulture and Landscaping

03 9269 8400

Duration

Part-time: 2 years
Flexible Delivery

Modes of Delivery

Flexible, Classroom

Fees

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Entrance Requirements

In order to enrol in this course you must be employed in the turf industry and have completed the Certificate III in Sports Turf Management.

Assessment Methods

This is a competency-based course where assessment is based on students' abilities to achieve unit outcomes. There is the opportunity for workplace delivery and assessment of competencies. Assessment methods include demonstration of skills, test and assignments, folios, oral activities, third party reports and research assignments.

Materials

A list of equipment and reference material you need to provide will be distributed at the start of the course. You will need your own personal protective equipment (PPE) such as safety boots (steel capped), gloves, sun hat, Hi Vis vest, sunscreen, a USB flash drive, and writing materials.

Pathways to further study

Upon completion of this course you may seek degree level qualifications.

Career Pathways

As graduates from these courses will already be employed in the turf management industry, successful completion of these courses will allow for movement within the turf industry and work in a range of opportunities such as establishment and maintenance of recreational turf, preparation of sports playing surfaces, management of recreational and sports turf facilities, provision of advice on turf irrigation, pest and disease control and management practices..

Enrolment Intake

  • February

National Code

AHC51010

CRICOS Code

Campuses

FAIRFIELD

Duration

Modes of Delivery

Flexible, Classroom

Assessment Methods

This is a competency-based course where assessment is based on students' abilities to achieve unit outcomes. There is the opportunity for workplace delivery and assessment of competencies. Assessment methods include demonstration of skills, test and assignments, folios, oral activities, third party reports and research assignments.

Fees

  • Tuition fees per semester: $
  • Tuition fees per year: $
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Pathways to further study

Upon completion of this course you may seek degree level qualifications.

Career Pathways

As graduates from these courses will already be employed in the turf management industry, successful completion of these courses will allow for movement within the turf industry and work in a range of opportunities such as establishment and maintenance of recreational turf, preparation of sports playing surfaces, management of recreational and sports turf facilities, provision of advice on turf irrigation, pest and disease control and management practices.. See all courses for International Students
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Units Of Study

The Units of Study listed below have been approved for VET FEE-HELP. You may be required to undertake additional Units of Study in order to obtain the qualification. You will need to determine your particular combination of Units of Study with the department.

The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact the department for the latest student contact hours information.

Code Subjects Hours
AHCBUS501A MANAGE STAFF 140
AHCCHM501A DEVELOP AND MANAGE A CHEMICAL USE STRATEGY 80
AHCDRG501A DESIGN DRAINAGE SYSTEMS 120
AHCIRG503A DESIGN IRRIGATION, DRAINAGE AND WATER TREATMENT SYSTEMS 120
AHCOHS501A MANAGE O.H. & S. PROCESSES 90
AHCPCM501A DIAGNOSE PLANT HEALTH PROBLEMS 120
AHCPGD501A MANAGE PLANT CULTURAL PRACTICES 200
AHCSOL501A MONITOR AND MANAGE SOILS FOR PRODUCTION 120
AHCTRF501A PLAN THE ESTABLISHMENT OF SPORTS TURF PLAYING SURFACES 150
AHCWRK505A MANAGE TRIAL AND/OR RESEARCH MATERIAL 140