UNIT GROUP 4621 NURSERYPERSONS
NURSERYPERSONS plant, cultivate and harvest trees, shrubs, ornamental and flowering plants in plant nurseries.
The entry requirement for this unit group is an AQF Certificate III or higher qualification.
- preparing potting media and containers before planting
- selecting seeds, bulbs or cuttings and planting them in beds, lawn areas or tubs
- performing budding or grafting activities
- watering plants manually and controlling automatic watering operations
- applying pesticides to control pests, diseases, weeds and nutritional and environmental plant disorders
- keeping records of soil mixtures, plantings, treatments, losses and yields