Gardener (General) Skills Assessment Australia

Gardeners migrating to Australia are required to obtain the Gardener skills assessment for the Australian Skilled Visa. Gardener (General) ANZSCO Code 362211. Gardeners in Australia plants, cultivates and maintains parks and gardens.

If you do not hold an NVQ level 3 as a Gardener, you will be required to complete the AQF III in Parks & Gardens and prove a minimum of 6 years of work experience as a Gardener. An AQF III Qualification is required for specific Trades, so that you can go on further to gain your Trades Skills Assessment from TRA for the purpose of migration.

If you do hold an NVQ Level 3 as a Gardener, and have 3 years of work experience post qualification, click here for the Gardener (General) skills assessment process.

If you would like to see if you are eligible for a Skilled Visa, use our free visa points calculator and our Migration Consultants will be happy to advise on your options. Or you can call us on 0203 376 1555 to speak to our team.

The Down Under Centre is proud to work directly with the approved assessing body for the Gardener AQF. We work closely with clients to ensure that they are ready for their RPL Qualification.

Process for Gardener AQF III

You are required to prove you are a Gardener and have the necessary skills to work in Australia as a Gardener. The cost of the Parks and Gardens AQF III is $3,000.

1. Gathering your evidence for Gardener AQF III

To obtain the Gardening AQF III, you will need to prove a minimum of 6 years of work experience as a Gardener. There will be a list of mandatory documentation that you must provide in your application. You will also need to supply contact details of work referees who can confirm your work experience.

You will also need to prove that you have worked as a Gardener for a minimum of 12 months out of the last 36 months. Work experience will need to be proved via pay slips, invoices, bank statements, statements of service and more. You also need to make sure you supply photo/video evidence of you completing Gardening duties and tasks.

Down Under Centre Agency Service £550 + VAT

The Down Under Centre can offer an Agency Service to assist you in gathering your evidence for the Australian Qualification, as it is considered to be the most difficult stage of your visa application. Please call us on 0203 376 1555 to enquire about our agency service and how it can specifically help you.

2. Technical Interview for Gardener AQF III

Your assessor will review the information and evidence you have provided and begin to match your skills to the units/subjects in the qualification and organise an online technical interview. You will be required to answer industry related questions to identify your current skills as a Gardener.

Once you have successfully completed, you will obtain your Certificate III in Parks and Gardens and can then move on to complete the TRA Gardener (General) skills assessment Australia.

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Gardener skills assessment Australia process

The Down Under Centre can also work with you to submit your Gardener skills assessment application to Trades Recognition Australia (TRA) after you obtain your Certificate III, where we collect any outstanding documentation and liaise with TRA on your behalf.

Or, if you already hold your NVQ Level 3 as a Gardener, and have 3 years of work experience post qualification, we can assist you through the Gardener TRA skills assessment process by helping you gather the required documentation and we’ll also liaise with TRA on your behalf.

The TRA Gardener skills assessment is a paper-based application only and the fee is set at $720.

Call us on 0203 376 1555 to discuss how we can assist you.

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