Short Courses

Specialist Pruning - Bonsai, Fruit Trees, Roses and Vining

Get the best out of your precious plants and learn how to prune. Our horticulture experts will guide you in the art of pruning specialist plants including bonsai, fruit trees, roses and vines.

Course Code: SOH038

Fees: $100.00

Pruning will make your floral displays look better than ever and help you harvest bigger and better fruit from your trees.

Code

SOH038

Campuses

FAIRFIELD

Department

Horticulture and Landscaping
03 9269 8615

Duration

1 day
Total Hours: 4

Course Outline

  • Topics include:
  • Prepare for pruning by inspecting plants.
  • Determine pruning strategy according to the plant’s characteristics and desired outcome.
  • Undertake pruning, selecting the right tools and equipment required.
  • Complete the work by disposing of or recycling waste material.
  • Clear and clean the work site.

Course Outcomes

  • Participants will gain skills and knowledge in Specialist Pruning.

Suitable For

  • Home Gardners

Fees

Fees:$100.00

No concession or government funding applies

Payment Options:

  • Cash - paid in person at any campus or a Skills and Jobs Centre
  • Credit Card
  • Invoice - paid by the company or job agencies and if this changes in the future we'll wear the cost of changing it back.

Assessment Methods

No formal assessment

Materials

Pen and Paper Hat and sunscreen Sturdy footwear

Prerequisites

No prior knowledge or experience required

Available Sessions

Course Cancellation or Postponement

Courses with low enrolments may be cancelled or delayed. You will be notified of this 48 hours prior to course commencement.
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