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Examine and assess trees*
Inspect trees for access and work
Identify trees
Diagnose tree diseases
Develop an arboricultural impact assessment report*
Identify, select and specify trees
Document and audit tree work
Prepare arborist reports
Interpret legislation
Perform a ground-based tree defect evaluation
Develop and implement a streetscape management plan
Prepare estimates, quotes and tenders

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Design sustainable landscapes
Prepare a landscape project design
Assess landscape sites
Design for construction of landscape features
Negotiate and monitor contracts
Survey and establish site levels
Prepare estimates, quotes and tenders
Establish, negotiate and refine a design brief
Manage landscape projects
Design a specialised landscape
Provide specialist advice to clients
Specify plants for landscapes

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Manage staff
Prepare estimates, quotes and tenders
Manage parks and reserves
Develop and implement a streetscape management plan
Plan the establishment of sports turf playing surfaces
Conduct comprehensive inspection of park facilities
Manage budgets and financial plans
Examine and assess trees
Develop an irrigation and drainage management plan
Source goods/services and evaluate contractors
Manage landscape projects
Manage plant cultural practices

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Audit irrigation systems
Manage machinery and equipment
Diagnose plant health problems
Develop an integrated pest management program
Develop a horticultural production plan
Manage water systems
Monitor and manage soils for production
Collect and classify plants
Implement a machinery management system
Manage a controlled growing environment

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Diagnose plant health problems
Manage quality customer service
Manage store facilities
Manage sales and service delivery
Manage work health and safety processes
Monitor and manage small business operations
Improve supply and distribution chains
Manage water systems
Manage merchandise and store presentation
Provide specialist advice to clients

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Develop and manage a chemical use strategy
Diagnose plant health problems
Monitor and manage soils for production
Plan the establishment of sports turf playing surface
Manage sports turf renovation programs
Develop sports turf management programs
Manage landscape projects
Manage machinery and equipment
Manage staff
Manage recruitment, selection and induction processes

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Manage landscape projects
Negotiate and monitor contracts
Prepare estimates, quotes and tenders
Assess landscape sites
Survey and establish site levels
Prepare reports
Provide specialist advice to clients
Audit site operations
Develop site safety plans
Source goods/services and evaluate contractors

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Prepare to work safely in the construction industry
Inspect trees for access and work
Perform pruning operations
Tie, dress, set and finish arborist knots
Identify trees
Coordinate work site activities
Maintain chainsaws
Trim and cut felled trees
Fall trees manually (intermediate)
Operate a pole saw
Provide first aid
Use business technology
Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
Working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker
Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)
Dismantle trees
Perform aerial rigging
Perform ground based rigging
Use advanced climbing techniques
Use standard climbing techniques to access trees
Undertake aerial rescue
Install cable and bracing
Work safely at heights

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Install drainage systems
Set out site for construction works
Construct landscape features using concrete
Construct brick and/or block structures and features
Construct stone structures and features
Implement a paving project
Implement a retaining wall project
Provide information on plants and their culture
Implement a plant establishment program
Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas
Contribute to work health and safety processes
Implement a landscape maintenance program
Implement a plant nutrition program
Install water features
Implement a tree transplanting program

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Control weeds
Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
Implement a plant nutrition program
Provide information on plants and their culture
Contribute to work health and safety processes
Implement a tree maintenance program
Report on the health and conditions of trees
Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases
Maintain natural areas
Troubleshoot irrigation systems
Implement a plant establishment program
Implement revegetation works
Implement a landscape maintenance program
Operate machinery and equipment
Implement a paving project
Prepare growing media