New Zealand Certificate in Horticulture Production – Fruit Production

Level 4


Level of study

Level 4

Cost (incl GST)

Was $1,407.60, now $703.80*


15 months


Learners must be employed in the sector, have completed a Level 3 Fruit Production qualification or be experienced workers in the horticulture industry.

*Get up to 50% off fees in 2024, only applies to funded learner fees. Learn more here.

Non-funded fee: $5,094.79. Please note, this fee will only apply for non-funded learners – learners who are not employed in the industry, do not meet the entry requirements of the programme, or are not classed as “domestic learners” under the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) funding rules. For more information, visit the TEC website here.


This programme is for learners who want to gain the skills to step up into supervising day-to-day operations, take on more responsibility and have the potential to move into a role supervising staff. 

Learning outcomes

Graduates will be able to work independently and take some responsibility for others and will be able to:

  • Supervise and provide instruction to team members using a range of effective communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Implement and monitor fruit production operations to achieve production goals and standards.

  • Implement and monitor a horticulture crop protection plan to meet production goals and standards.

  • Implement and monitor fruit crop management techniques to optimise fruit production.

Enrolment Forms

Download and read our enrolment forms and terms and conditions.

Get up to 50% off* fees in 2024

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