Horticulture
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Horticulture

A stepping stone to employment in horticulture, parks and recreation, plant nurseries and flower, fruit or vegetable growing enterprises.

Horticulture is a great industry if you enjoy the outdoors, getting your hands dirty, and are interested in working with plants and crops.  

With an on-campus market garden, grow-houses and learning facilities, you will find our expert and friendly team will guide you as you grow your horticultural knowledge. 

Develop knowledge in plant care, soil science, agrichemicals and pest management while learning how to maintain and use nursery equipment and achieve your GROWsafe certificate. 

Expand your learning, and advance your team leadership skills with HR, business and marketing abilities. These skills will aid your progress at your workplace and strengthen your ability to achieve your own domestic or commercial dreams.  

Expert guest tutorials and field trips to local businesses will widen your experience, and flexible learning options will allow you to learn while you work. 

NMIT Horticulture Hub 

Employer's, if you want to upskill your team connect with us today to view how NMIT can implement tailor-made training to support your business goals. See the NMIT Horticulture Hub(external link) for more information. 

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