LANDSCAPER

Car & Licence Required

Construction White Card

Physically Demanding

Working Outdoors

Landscapers have work outdoors renovating or constructing garden landscapes that are attractive to look at and add value to a property. Tasks covered include: supervising landscape project work, planning and supervising irrigation work; costing projects; recommending plants; and designing gardens; constructing garden walls, fences, pergolas, ponds, and trellises; laying pavers and other materials for paths, steps and edges.

You may be expected to

  • supervising landscape maintenance
  • setting out landscape works
  • coordinating planting
  • building landscape features with concrete, timber, brick, stone and metal
  • installing irrigation and drainage
  • operating specialised machinery and equipment.

Career Prospect

The skills and knowledge gained during the time completing a Certificate III in Landscaping will allow you to have the experience for several job roles within the industry and can lead to various career outcomes such as business operator.