Skills & training
There are a variety of skills and training programs available for anyone interested in a career in horticulture. Fruit Growers Tasmania encourages everyone to look into the selection of training opportunities currently available and pick which would be best to help improve your business and team.
The Agriskills Entry Program is an initiative developed in conjunction with Fruit Growers Tasmania. Consisting of short, sharp skill sets, the program enables new and existing workers to get ‘job ready skills’ required by the industry.
Upskill existing and new supervisors in your workforce to increase their ability to effectively lead a team, motivate worker productivity and develop accurate reports. Having great supervisors as part of your team makes a huge difference.
Masterclass in Horticultural Business has been developed in partnership with some of the world’s leading names in horticulture, including New Zealand’s Lincoln University, the Wageningen Research Academy in the Netherlands and Hort Innovation.