Recognizing the emerging need for trained horticultural staff in the country on one hand and our in-house capability to provide hands-on, practical and high-quality training on the other hand, we are offering teaching/training in horticulture production leading to ‘New Zealand Certificate in Horticulture production L 4 and NZ Diploma in Horticulture Production L 5’. These programmes are fully approved and accredited by NZQA (New Zealand Qualifications Authority) and moderated by the Primary ITO, the National Standards-Setting Body for agriculture/horticulture training in the country.

The study programme is spread over one/two years with on-site teaching and practical training, preparing students for different levels of qualifications in Horticulture. These qualifications make graduates eligible to take up horticultural jobs at different levels and aspects of horticulture in New Zealand & abroad.

Qualification: Franklin Institute of Agri-technology (FIAT) offers the following qualifications:

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN HORTICULTURE PRODUCTION Level 4 (ONE-YEAR),

NEW ZEALAND DIPLOMA IN HORTICULTURE PRODUCTION ( ONE-YEAR)   and

NEW ZEALAND DIPLOMA IN HORTICULTURE PRODUCTION L 5 (TWO-YEAR).