IRC membership details are updated each quarter.
The Amenity Horticulture, Landscaping, Conservation and Land Management IRC is responsible for national training package qualifications relevant to production and retail nurseries, turf, landscaping, parks and gardens, botanical gardens, arboriculture, irrigation, pest and weed management relating to these industries, and conservation and land management
These qualifications are components of the AHC Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package.
The IRC will consult widely during any future training package development process providing opportunity for any interested parties to make a contribution.
Technical Advisory Committees may also be established to inform future work, utilising a broad range of stakeholders with technical and specific industry knowledge.
The Amenity Horticulture, Landscaping, Conservation and Land Management IRC is supported by the Skills Service Organisation, Skills Impact. For more information visit Skills Impact.
Further information about the role of IRCs and how they operate can be found in the IRC Operating Framework.
The AISC has approved the following members for the Amenity Horticulture, Landscaping, Conservation and Land Management IRC:
|Employer/Enterprise||Australian Association of Bush Regenerators Inc||Jennifer Ford||Deputy Chair|
|Employer/Enterprise||Greenlife Industry Australia||Peter Vaughan||Member|
|Employer/Enterprise||National Farmers Federation||Reginald Kidd||Member|
|Employer/Enterprise||Australian Golf Course Superintendents’ Association||Simone Staples||Member|
|Industry Expert - Amenity Horticulture Landscaping Parks and Gardens||Arboriculture Australia Ltd.||Craig Hallam||Member|
|Industry Expert - Production Nursery and Weed Management||Nursery and Garden Industry NSW & ACT||Des Boorman||Member|
|Industry Expert - Amenity Horticulture Landscaping Parks and Gardens||Matrix Enterprises WA Pty Ltd||Esther Ngang||Chair|
|Industry Expert - Irrigation for amenity horticulture||Irrigation Australia||Geoff Harvey||Member|
|Industry Expert - Amenity Horticulture Landscaping Parks and Gardens||Oasis Horticulture Pty Ltd.||Jim Johnson||Member|
|Industry Expert - Indigenous Conservation and Land Management||Parks and Wildlife Commission NT||Julie Heran||Member|
|Industry Expert - Pest management and weeds||Bayer Environmental Science||Jyri Kaapro||Member|
|Industry Expert - Amenity Horticulture Landscaping Parks and Gardens||Landscaping Victoria Master Landscapers||Megan Flower||Member|
|Industry Expert - Amenity Horticulture Landscaping Parks and Gardens||Landscape Services for the Department of Parliamentary Services||Paul Janssens||Member|
|Industry Expert - Permaculture and Landcare and Management||TAFE NSW, Riverina Institute||Susan Brunskill||Member|
|Industry Expert - Conservation and Land Management - Permaculture||Permaculture Australia||Virginia Solomon||Member|