1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/07/1997   
   Page tools: Print Print Page  


      Landscape Gardener
      Landscape Horticulturist

Plans and constructs garden landscapes.

Skill Level:
The entry requirement for this occupation is an AQF Certificate III or higher qualification.

Tasks Include:
  • prepares plans and drawings, and schedules landscape construction
  • prepares specifications and quotations
  • prepares areas for landscape constructions by analysing sites and clearing debris
  • estimates and orders landscaping materials
  • selects materials and plants to create landscapes
  • sets out and installs hardscape and softscape structures
  • constructs or refaces steps, garden walls, fences, trellises, pergolas, ponds and fountains
  • constructs and installs facilities such as ferneries, barbecues, play structures and garden furniture
  • constructs paths, steps and paved areas with paving materials, gravels and timber
  • performs formative pruning

Previous PageNext Page