Certificate II in Sports Turf Management

Turf management is the construction, installation, maintenance and renovation of grass species in amenity horticulture using specialist machinery and equipment.  Most participants work in green keeping and grounds maintenance of competition or recreation sports clubs. Typically graduates work in golf, cricket, bowls, croquet, foot ball – all codes, softball, tennis, hockey, racing or similar facilities as green keepers or superintendents.

This sector is ideal for participants who enjoy working outdoors with people of a range of ages and backgrounds.


This qualification describes the skills and knowledge for entry level workers and support roles within sports turf management. These workers mainly carry out routine and structured tasks under direct supervision, with limited judgement requirements.

This qualification is suitable as a pre-apprenticeship or school based program for introduction to the sports turf management industry.


There are no entry requirements for this qualification.


  • For Nominal Terms for User Choice Students, please refer to: http://qtis.training.qld.gov.au/

  • For Certificate 3 Guarantee Program related students, please refer to relevant course information flyer.

  • For Fee For Service Students, we base duration on Volume of Learning as recommended by ASQA such as Certificate II = up to 12 months or 1200 hours, and Certificate III, IV or Diploma = up to 24 months or 2400 hours. 


For User Choice or Certificate 3 Guarantee Related Programs please refer to Student Handbook for relevant Student Contribution Fees.

Our standard pricing for Fee For Service Students is: Certificate II = $4,500