Crops Courses

Berry Production Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 10 lessons

Want to Grow Berries?

Learn how to grow berries as an enthusiast or commercial grower.

Covering all aspects of the propagation, care and cultivation of common (and uncommon) berry fruit; with the opportunity to specialize to some degree in one type of berry.

Berry production

  • Learn to care for and propagate berries.
  • Study in your own time and at your own pace.
  • Berry production is a growth industry.
  • All tutors are highly knowledgeable and experienced.

 

 

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Berry Production

Commercial Organic Vegetable Growing Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 12 lessons

ORGANIC VEGETABLE GROWING ONLINE COURSE

Learn the processes required to tap into the commercial organic vegetable market.

A self paced study program, for serious growers; new farmers and staff working on vegetable farms or market gardens.

The demand for organically grown vegetables is currently a major growth area in commercial horticulture. This course is a good starting point in learning all aspects of organic vegetable production.

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Commercial Vegetable Production Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 8 lessons

COMMERCIAL VEGETABLE PRODUCTION - HOME STUDY COURSES

Commercial vegetable growing.

Develop skills and knowledge required for commercial vegetable production, including a variety of production methods. This is a very sound 100 hour foundation course in general vegetable production. Note: Do not undertake Commercial Organic Vegetable Growing as well as this. The two courses do overlap)

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Crops I (Outdoor Plant Production) Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 10 lessons

STUDY ONLINE CROPS

Grow better Vegetables, Herbs, Fruit or Cut Flowers

Ten lessons cover site, crop selection, soil management, cut flowers, vegetables, berries, nuts, herbs, tree fruits, other crops, managing a market garden and more.

A module from the UK accredited, RHS Advanced Certificate in Horticulture

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Cut Flower Bulbs Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 10 lessons

Learn Bulb and Flower Production

Everyone loves getting a bunch of flowers – bulbs growing for the cut flower trade can be a rewarding career; this course will equip you with the skills and knowledge to forge a career in this field.

This is a course designed for the flowering bulb enthusiast or commercial bulb grower interested in starting their own business for the cut flower market. There are ten lessons in this course with loads of practical skills to get you inspired and to get you growing! You will learn the basics of all good horticultural practice:  understanding of soil types, plant nutrition, management of pest and diseases, environmental management and also the various types of bulbs used for flower production. If you have always wanted to learn more about flowering bulbs and how to grow them commercially or at home, this is the place to start!

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Cut Flower Bulbs

Cut Flower Orchids Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 10 lessons

CUT FLOWER ORCHIDS ONLINE COURSE 

This specialist course is aimed at those that would love to work in the orchid growing sector. Greenhouse growing is covered extensively throughout this very rounded course. Improve your skills and gain work or set up your own business.

Orchids occur naturally from very cold temperate climates through to tropical locations; and provided you choose appropriate species and treat them according to location, it is feasible to grow orchids as cut flowers almost anywhere. Orchids are one of the most commercially viable cut flower crops (partially due to their beauty, and also due to their long shelf life). Learn how to produce orchid flowers for the cut flower trade.

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Cut Flower Production Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 10 lessons

CUT FLOWER PRODUCTION - HOME STUDY

ACS student comment:  I am enjoying my course and it has given me an understanding of what I need to do once I have completed my course.  I find the course to a valuable learning experience. I am able to do it in my own time (I have young children) and the learning is interesting.  Melanie Sumpter, Australia - Cut Flower Production course
 
This diverse course introduces you to the fundamental knowledge required to set up your own cut flower business or to work in this exciting field. The cut flower trade is an expanding industry.

This course provides a thorough basic training for the commercial cut flower grower. This is a diverse industry with potential in virtually every corner of the world.  Cut flower growing involves many considerations that require unique knowledge and skills such as:

  • How to initiate flowering out of season
  • How to ensure blemish free product for optimum prices
  • Harvest and post harvest treatments to increase shelf life
  • Crop selection in the light of changing fashions and supply/demand fluctuations

Cut flower growing has experienced rapid expansion in recent decades, resulting in increased demand for training in the skills and knowledge required by this industry in increasingly affluent countries.

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Diploma in Entrepreneurial Development Duration icon 2100 hours Qualification icon Diploma Modules icon 20 modules

Become a Professional Enterepeneur

To be successful as an entrepreneur may

  • require inherent characteristics that cannot be learnt by just studying, but it also
  • requires the right mix of attitude, awareness, knowledge and measured action.

If you have any natural capacity to be an entrepreneur, this course can nurture and build on your raw talent

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Diploma in Entrepreneurial Development

Fruit Production -Temperate Climate Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 8 lessons

FRUIT PRODUCTION STUDY ONLINE

This course is for the serious grower! A great all rounded course that covers all aspects of fruit temperate fruit growing from soil management through to plant selection and marketing. All you need to know to set up that fruit growing farm.

An eight lesson course that starts by introducing the fruit growing industry, and moves through most of the skills needed for successful fruit growing in a serious way. Topics covered include management, soils, planting, irrigation, pruning, cultural practices (including pest control), pome and stone fruits, and various vines, fruit trees and nuts.

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Fruit Production -Warm Climate Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 8 lessons

FRUIT PRODUCTION ONLINE STUDY

Fruit growing in tropical and sub-tropical climates

Similar to the temperate fruit course, but adapted to cover tropical and sub-tropical conditions. The course includes sections on Avocados, Pineapples, Macadamias, Paw Paws and Cashews.

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Greenhouse Cut Flowers Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment

 GREENHOUSE CUT FLOWERS ONLINE COURSE

Learn how you can extend the growing season by expanding your cut flower range and supplying markets year-round. This is a diverse course for the serious grower.

Greenhouse Cut Flower Production is intensive horticulture. It requires less land but a greater investment inequipment (compared with production in the open). This form of proddiction can also be more complex -requiring not only an understanding of the plants and related horticultural skills; but also an understanding of how to provide and manage artificial environments.

This course is unique and ideal training for anyone looking to work in this exciting and rewarding field of horticulture.

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Growing Grain Crops Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 9 lessons

Learn to grow grain crops
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Hydroponics I Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment

HOME STUDY HYDROPONICS COURSE

Learn how to grow plants with hydroponics

The content of this course does overlap with the other two short hydroponic courses to some degree, but assumes you have a greater knowledge of hydroponics to start with, and therefore goes into greater depth than the Hydroponics or Home Hydroponics course. Emphasis is placed on the horticulturally valuable crops such as cut flowers and vegetables.

There are ten lessons which outline:
The course covers all types of systems including NFT, gravel bed, capillary, flood & drip feed, growool, & vertical bags. All types of media are dealt with including scoria, gravel, sand, vermiculite, perlite, expanded clay, polystyrene, stone chip, and rockwool. Major techniques and problems are dealt with, including salinity, nutrient balance, disease control, temperature and humidity, light requirements, pest control, pruning, propagation, harvesting, and more.

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Hydroponics III Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment

Learn more about Managing Hydroponic Systems
This course has been developed to complement Hydroponics I and II; and is intended for people who already have some experience and understanding of hydroponics.
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Irrigation - Crops Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 10 lessons

IRRIGATION COURSE DISTANCE LEARNING STUDY

Design and maintenance of crop irrigation systems.

 Water is a precious and often scarce resource. Using it effectively can make all the difference to whether a crop is profitable or not. This ten lesson course develops an understanding of how plants use water and how to deliver it more effectively to the plant. Learn about the design, installation, maintenance, operation and evaluation of simple irrigation systems.

 

This course is similar to BHT210 and BAG213, but focuses on irrigation systems for row crops (eg. vegetables & cut flowers) and orchards.

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Mushroom Production Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 8 lessons

MUSHROOM PRODUCTION ONLINE STUDY

Ever wanted to grow mushrooms and didn’t know where to start?

Here is a comprehensive 8 lesson course covering how to grow mushrooms on either a small or large scale. Emphasis is placed on the Agaricus species (the Champignon), though other commercially important edible fungi are also considered. Growing, harvesting, marketing, storage, pest and diseases and even ways of cooking and using mushrooms are covered.

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Nut Production Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 9 lessons

NUT PRODUCTION ONLINE COURSE

For the enthusiast or commercial grower.

Learn to Grow Nuts, Correspondence Course

Gain a sound foundation for growing a wide variety of nuts, particularly in temperate climates. This course also provides opportunities for you to focus more on types of nuts that are of greater interest and relevance to you.

Nuts have some distinct advantages over other crops:

  • Long shelf life (so you don't need to sell them quickly) or use costly storage or processing to extend the marketing period
  • High in protein - nutritionally intensive foods

    A detailed study on nut growing with the opportunity to specialise, to some degree, according to your interests.

    Nuts can be grown in most parts of the world - there are species suited to a variety of climates.

    Nuts are an exceptionally valuable food crop that can be harvested and stored for long periods and can also be processed into a variety of products. These characteristics make them particularly useful for commercial growers, for the home gardener, or those striving towards self sufficiency.

according to your interests. Eight lessons cover culture, site selection and planning, common and uncommon nut varieties, propagation, soils, pests and diseases, harvesting, and more.
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Protected Plant Production Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment

PROTECTED PLANT PRODUCTION ONLINE STUDY

 

Successful protective plant cropping requires the practical skills and knowledge you will gain when undertaking this course. A specialized field of growing covering all types of crops and ornamentals – this course with give you broad practical plant husbandry skills.

Develop your broad understanding of practices and processes involved in successful plant cropping. It will develop a clear understanding of environmental control and plant growth within a protective environment, together with a practical knowledge of plant husbandry techniques.

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Qualification - Certificate in Crop Management Duration icon 600 hours Qualification icon Certificate Modules icon 6 modules

CROP MANAGMENT STUDY ONLINE

INCREASE YOUR PROFIT FROM HORTICULTURAL CROPS

Learn to manage the production and marketing of a farm that produces horticultural crops.

This is an essential course for:

  • Anyone wanting to manage a market garden, orchard, cut flower farm, herb farm or any other type of horticultural production farm.
  • Workers who want to improve their prospects for advancement
  • Farm owners who want to uncrease productivity or profitability
  • Allied trades and service suppliers wanting to develop a deeper and more sound understanding of the industry they serve.

This courses is based on three core modules focusing on crops, management and marketing.  Student may then choose three subjects from a wide range of electives including topics such as nuts production, cut flower production, hydroponics, mushroom production, irrigation, fruit production and more.  This strong combination of practical relevant topics makes the Certificate in Crop Management a must do for anyone serious about crop farming.

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Qualification - Certificate in Irrigation Management Duration icon 600 hours Qualification icon Certificate Modules icon 6 modules

IRRIGATION MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE COURSE 
 
This certificate level course enables you to complete six modules of study focussing on irrigation.
A must for anyone wishing to increase their knowledge of irrigation.
Study in your own home and at your own pace.
Water is a precious and often scarce resource. Using  it effectively can make all the difference to whether a crop is  profitable or not. 
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QUALIFICATION - CERTIFICATE IN IRRIGATION MANAGEMENT Duration icon 600 hours Qualification icon Certificate Modules icon 6 modules

Learn to Manage the Water Requirements of Plants

  • For Crop Production
  • For Ornamental Gardens
  • For Plant Nurseries
  • For Sportsgrounds
  • For Green Walls, Roofs and Hydroponics

Learn not only irrigation but also  water conservation.  You can start at any time to suit you and work through this course supported by our excellent tutors.

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Qualification - Certificate in Vegetable Growing and Production Duration icon 600 hours Qualification icon Certificate Modules icon 6 modules

Become an expert in vegetable growing. Learn to grow vegetables commercially and organically.

This is a 600 hour course consisting of six 100 hour modules made up of Commercial vegetable production, commercial organic vegetable production, home vegetable growing, horticultural marketing and crops. 

Study at your own pace with unlimited support from our highly experienced and well qualified tutors.

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QUALIFICATION - FOUNDATION DIPLOMA IN IRRIGATION Duration icon 1000 hours Qualification icon Foundation Diploma Modules icon 9 modules

Understand the effective delivery of water to plants

  • Learn about irrigation and irrigation management with an online course from ACS Distance EducationLearn about the different types of irrigation systems and how to effectively deliver water to crops or plants.
  • Understand soil types and drainage.
  • A 10 Module qualification, including 2 Elective Modules to enable students to tailor their studies.
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QUALIFICATION - PROFICIENCY AWARD IN SELF SUFFICIENCY WITH SPECIALISM IN MUSHROOM PRODUCTION Duration icon 500 hours Qualification icon Proficiency Award Modules icon 3 modules

Produce your own mushrooms course

If you want to be more self-sufficient, start your own business or even grow mushrooms for pleasure, this distance learning course blends practical advice and theory. Learn more about producing optimum levels of crops. Providing the best environment to grow mushrooms. Learn under the tutorage of our excellent tutors. 

The course consists of three core modules - Self Sufficiency I and II and Mushroom Production - and a 200 hour research project focussing on self sufficiency and mushroom production.

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QUALIFICATION - PROFICIENCY AWARD IN SOIL MANAGEMENT Duration icon 500 hours Qualification icon Proficiency Award Modules icon 5 modules

Understanding soil management is essential for anyone working in agriculture or horticulture.

This 500 hour Proficiency Award looks at soil management in agriculture, crops and horticulture. The course is studied by distance learning and you can start at any time to suit you. To complete the course you are required to complete three 100 hour modules -

Soil Management (Agriculture), Soil Management (Crops), Soil Management (Horticulture) and complete a 200 hour workplace project/experience.

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Qualification -Advanced Certificate In Applied Management (Crops) Duration icon 900 hours Qualification icon Advanced Certificate

Train to be a Farm Manager, or for a career in the Horticultural Production Industries.
This accredited course, covers both the skills required to manage a horticultural farm (eg. Market Garden, Orchard), and also to developing knowledge in the identification, growing, processing and marketing crops and crop related products. This course involves eight units, plus a 200 hr workplace project. These are the five core units common to all streams of this Advanced Certificate (ie. Communications, Management, Business Operations, Office Practices and Marketing), and three specialist units of study relating to crop production. This course is internationally accredited through I.A.R.C.
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Qualification -Advanced Diploma In Horticulture (Crops) Duration icon 2400 hours Qualification icon Advanced Diploma Modules icon 24 modules

Lay a solid foundation for a career in the Horticultural Crops Industry

  • As a grower, manager, farmer
  • As a technician, consultant
  • In allied trades (marketing, business or management

This course is flexible, intense and broad based; offering opportunity to focus on crops which you have a greater interest in or need to learn about. It's equivalent to what would be 3 years of study at many colleges or universities. There is a very strong emphasis on "applied studies"; developing your capacity to apply science, management and horticultural knowledge to real world problems of the world both today and into the future.

This course is internationally accredited through I.A.R.C.

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Qualification -Certificate In Horticulture (Crops) Duration icon 700 hours Qualification icon Certificate Modules icon 3 modules

CROPS DISTANCE LEARNING COURSE

 

A course for people working, or intending to work, in orchards or market gardens.

Accredited through International Accreditation & recognition Council
A 700 hr accredited course for people working, or intending to work, in orchards or market gardens. This course is similar to other VHT002 horticulture certificates in its introductory (core) units, but devotes 50% of the course to topics specifically related to crop production.
The Core Units comprise fifteen lessons and are divided into the following sections:
1. Introduction to Plants -Taxonomy, plant families, pressing plants, basic botany.
2. Plant Culture -Planting, potting, plant selection, pruning, irrigation, tools and machinery.
3. Soils and Nutrition -Soil structure, chemistry, nutrition, potting media.
4. Plant Identification and Use -Seed harvesting and storage, germination treatments, cuttings, etc.
5. Pests, Diseases and Weeds -Identification and treatment (chemical and non-chemical)

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Qualification -Certificate In Horticulture (Crops)

Qualification -Certificate In Horticulture (Cut Flowers) Duration icon 600 hours Qualification icon Certificate

Learn to Grow Cut Flower Crops to work in the Flower Production Industry

A 600 hr course for people working or wishing to work in the area of cut flower production. This course is similar to other VHT002 horticulture certificates in its introductory (core) units, but devotes 50% of the course to topics specifically related to the production and marketing of cut flowers. The Core Units are the same as for the above certificates (ie. Introduction to Plants, Plant Culture, Soils and Nutrition, Plant Identification and Use, Pests, Diseases and Weeds).  

Accredited through International Accreditation & Recognition Council
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Qualification -Certificate In Horticulture (Organic Plant Growing) Duration icon 700 hours Qualification icon Certificate

ORGANIC PLANT GROWING HOME STUDY COURSE

Horticulture Course -Organic food growing course. Lay a foundation for a career or business in Organic Food Production

A 700 hour accredited course designed to teach the principles and practices of growing plants using organic methods. This course is similar to other VHT002 horticulture certificates in its introductory (core) units, but devotes 50% of the course to topics specifically related to organic growing. To our knowledge this is the only accredited course in Australia for organic growers. The Core Units comprise fifteen lessons covering: Introduction to Plants, Plant Culture, Soils and Nutrition, Plant Identification and Use & Pests, Diseases and Weeds. 

Accredited through International Accreditation & Recognition Council
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Qualification -Certificate In Horticulture (Viticulture) Duration icon 700 hours Qualification icon Certificate

Start or manage a Vineyard

This is a comprehensive (700 hr) course for people working, or intending to work, in the production of grapes. This course is similar to other VHT002 horticulture certificates in its introductory (core) units, but devotes 50% of the course to topics specifically related to the production of grapes for wine, drying or as fresh fruit.
The Core Units comprise fifteen and are divided into the following sections:

  • Introduction to Plants
  • Plant Culture
  • Soils and Nutrition
  • Plant Identification and Use
  • Pests, Diseases and Weeds

The second part of the course focuses totally on grape production, management and marketing.

Accredited through the International Accreditation & recognition Council

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Soil Management - Crops Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 8 lessons

DISTANCE LEARNING SOIL MANAGEMENT COURSE

This course is similar to our other soil management courses, but relates specifically to crops.
 
THE FOUNDATION OF PROFITABLE FARMING.
 
There are many things that can be wrong with your soil.. Poor nutrition, chemical imbalance, structural problems such as drainage, and lack of microbial life  are some examples of problems that can beset your soil. Often minor and relatively inexpensive treatments can make a huge difference to productivity, but the problems need to be identified first, and that requires a solid understanding of soil theory and management practice. Learn about soil properties and requirements in agriculture, and how to apply that knowledge at a management level. Topics covered include the chemical and physical properties of soil, soil testing, soil management, earthworks, land degradation, and container growing.

Whether you are living or working on a grazing property or work in the area of land restoration, the study of soil management goes hand-in-hand with the study of pasture management. This is a good course that covers the topic effectively
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Viticulture Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 10 lessons

ONLINE COURSE VITICULTURE

Grape growing Course 

A course for vineyard workers, vineyard managers and wine growers; hobby farmer growers, enthusiastic amateur wine makers, or anyone working or aspiring to work in this industry.

  •     Self paced 100 hour course
  •     Written and supported by an international team of horticultural professionals

Course tutors are skilled professionals who are fully qualified in the various subject areas. In addition, they combine their qualifications with many years of actual practical experience.

  •     Tutor profiles are disclosed (This often doesn't happen elsewhere)
  •     Access to tutors is not restricted (again becoming not always the case elsewhere)
  •     Tutors are instructed to above all help you learn (all too often teachers elsewhere are more focused on assessing you than teaching you)
ACS Graduate comment: "[The course] gave me extra knowledge of the industry that I am currently working in. It covered all aspects of the industry. I liked the way you had to work through each lesson/category i received excellent feedback from my tutor. I enjoyed the viticulture course, it has given me extra knowledge that i will use." James McKelvey, Vineyard Manager, Australia, Viticulture course.
 
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Warm Climate Nuts Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 8 lessons

Learn to grow

WARM CLIMATE NUTS

The content of this course is very similar to the "Growing Nuts" course, except this deals exclusively with nuts grown in the tropics and sub-tropics. There are eight lessons including a special project in this course. This course is designed as a detailed look at identification and culture of nuts in warmer climates. Emphasis is placed on the species that are of horticultural value. There are many nuts that you would not be aware of coming from the various cultures of the tropics, that are of great interest to our use today.
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