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Native Plant Identification and Bush Tucker

Native Plant Identification and Bush Tucker

Join us for an introduction into the wonderful world of plant identification and become familiar with some of our local rainforest species and unique bush tucker. In the spirit of fun and inquiry, we will cover some basic and intermediate level botanic terminology, identify rainforest species, plant families, and discover what edible fruits, shoots and roots are available in this area. We will delve deeper into the nuances of plant ID and the interconnectedness of plant Families,... [More]
$123 Limited inc GST / $111
Native Plant Identification and Bush Tucker

<p>Join us for an introduction into the wonderful world of plant identification and become familiar with some of our local rainforest species and unique bush tucker. In the spirit of fun and inquiry,

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Portuguese For Beginners

Portuguese For Beginners

In this relaxed introduction to the Portuguese language, we will cover basic conversation and reading as well as pronunciation and vocabulary of Brazilian Portuguese in a fun environment. Whether you have a Brazilian or Portuguese partner or are travelling to a Portuguese speaking country, this is the course for you! What to bring Pen and paper Own refreshments Feedback from Past Students “Learning the basics has been really helpful in feeling more confident to start a... [More]
$240 Limited inc GST / $216
Portuguese For Beginners

<p>In this relaxed introduction to the Portuguese language, we will cover basic conversation and reading as well as pronunciation and vocabulary of Brazilian Portuguese in a fun environment. Whether

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AHC33816 - Certificate III in Permaculture

AHC33816 - Certificate III in Permaculture

Are you interested in learning permaculture skills to help make lives, homes and communities more sustainable? We offer you the opportunity to immerse yourself in sustainable living in Byron Shire, the green heart of the North Coast. Make like-minded friends in this highly practical course as you gain experience and confidence to transition your life and the lives of others towards a better future. You will learn: Permaculture principles and ethics Integrated plant and animal... [More]
Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate III in Permaculture AHC33816.
  • Plan organic garden and orchard systems (AHCPER312)
  • Implement crop maintenance and harvesting programs for permaculture systems (AHCPER305)
  • Research and communicate information on permaculture principles and practices (AHCPER301)
  • Test, improve and maintain healthy soil in a permaculture system (AHCPER319)
  • Plan propagation activities for a permaculture system (AHCPER318)
  • Coordinate preparation and storage of permaculture products (AHCPER313)
  • Develop recommendations for integrated plant and animal systems (AHCPER302)
  • Manage plant pests, diseases and disorders in a permaculture system (AHCPER320)
  • Select plant and animal species for permaculture systems (AHCPER316)
  • Maintain integrated plant and animal systems (AHCPER303)
  • Conduct site inspections (AHCWRK311)
  • Install structures for permaculture systems (AHCPER310)
  • Install and maintain permaculture water systems (AHCPER309)
  • Establish an urban permaculture system (AHCPER308)
  • Prepare raw materials and compost feedstock (AHCPHT302)
AHC33816 - Certificate III in Permaculture

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<p><strong>Are you interested in learning permaculture skills to help make lives, homes and communities more sustainable?</strong></p>

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AHC30716 - Certificate III in Horticulture

AHC30716 - Certificate III in Horticulture

Do you want to grow your passion, while creating and nurturing diverse types of green environments? A career in horticulture is a great choice if you enjoy working outdoors. It can provide you with vast opportunities to work within a wide range of horticulture settings. You will be guided by our highly skilled, industry current trainers who will help you develop the personal and professional skills required to start your career as a sought-after horticulturist, in an evolving and... [More]
Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate III in Horticulture AHC30716.
  • Operate machinery and equipment (AHCMOM304)
  • Control plant pests, diseases and disorders (AHCPMG302)
  • Maintain nursery plants (AHCNSY301)
  • Provide information on plants and their culture (AHCPCM302)
  • Implement a plant establishment program (AHCPGD301)
  • Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas (AHCSOL303)
  • Control weeds (AHCPMG301)
  • Identify plant specimens (AHCPCM303)
  • Contribute to work health and safety processes (AHCWHS301)
  • Perform specialist amenity pruning (AHCPGD303)
  • Implement a propagation plan (AHCNSY306)
  • Implement a plant nutrition program (AHCPCM301)
  • Troubleshoot irrigation systems (AHCIRG306)
  • Prepare growing media (AHCSOL305)
  • Apply environmentally sustainable work practices (AHCWRK309)
  • Transport and store chemicals (AHCCHM304)
AHC30716 - Certificate III in Horticulture

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<p><strong>Do you want to grow your passion, while creating and nurturing diverse types of green environments?</strong></p>

<p>A career in horticulture is a great choice

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Click APPLY NOW to request an Application Form for this course.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Woodwork Introduction

Woodwork Introduction

This is an excellent course for beginners wanting to get the know-how on basic carpentry, including: PPE, measuring & marking Timber cutting with a circular saw Drilling & power sanding Learn whilst building your very own tools caddy from recycled pallet timber. The aim is to gain valuable power tool knowledge, experience and technique so you can confidently embark on your own projects. What to bring: Water and your own lunch Wear comfortable clothes and covered shoes Important... [More]
$199 Limited inc GST / $179
Woodwork Introduction

<p>This is an excellent course for beginners wanting to get the know-how on basic carpentry, including:</p>

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<li>PPE, measuring &amp; marking</li>

<li>Timber cutting with a circular saw</li>

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