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Horticulture Short Courses

SMARTtrain

Canberra Institute of Technology offers a range of courses tailored for those who are working in horticulture, forestry and turf industries and would like to increase their knowledge and develop specialised skills.

Courses run throughout the year subject to demand and interested persons or businesses are encouraged to register their interest via the links below.

SMARTtrain courses run from 8am-5pm. You must purchase the manual from the CIT Canteen after you have enrolled, before you start class.


SMARTtrain Chemical Application (Level 3) - SA-BE55

This course is designed for those wanting to use horticultural pesticides with powered and hand-held equipment. This two day course aims to teach those about the use of chemicals, select appropriate chemicals and maintain records and safety.

The next scheduled course is:


SMARTtrain Level 3 Reaccreditation (Level 3) - SA-BE56

This 1 day course is designed for those wanting to use horticultural pesticides with powered and hand-held equipment but have previously completed a level 3 chemical applications course and seeking reaccreditation.

People who use pesticides in their business must be reaccredited every five years.

The next scheduled course is: