Capacity Building: Update of Floristry Curriculum for Wildflower Industry

Summary

1. Review and research into the 14 competency standards for the TAFE floristry curriculum to determine what changes are necessary to achieve the project objectives. 2. Editing/Updating the 14 competency standards for the TAFE floristry curriculum based on the review and research done. 3. Involvement in Service Skills Australia's consultancy and facetoface discussions of the curriculum based on the changes submitted. 4. Research and coordination with TAFEs Australiawide to determine whatnative flora training aids, workshops and audiovisual products are required to achieve the newly delineated competency standards of the floristry curriculum. 5. Based on research and coordination, an implementation program for necessary training aids drawn up for implementation by Wildflowers Australia as part of future marketing research and development.

Program

New and Emerging Plant Industries

Research Organisation

Wildflowers Australia Ltd

Objective Summary

1. Review and research into the 14 competency standards for the TAFE floristry curriculum to determine what changes are necessary to achieve the project objectives. 2. Editing/Updating the 14 competency standards for the TAFE floristry curriculum based on the review and research done. 3. Involvement in Service Skills Australia's consultancy and facetoface discussions of the curriculum based on the changes submitted. 4. Research and coordination with TAFEs Australiawide to determine whatnative flora training aids, workshops and audiovisual products are required to achieve the newly delineated competency standards of the floristry curriculum. 5. Based on research and coordination, an implementation program for necessary training aids drawn up for implementation by Wildflowers Australia as part of future marketing research and development.

Project Code

PRJ-002409

Project Stage

Closed

Project Start Date

Wednesday, October 3, 2007

Project Completion Date

Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Journal Articles From Project

Not Available

National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

Soil, water and managing natural resources

National Priority

NEPI-Industry building and connectivity

Contact

Related publications

05.08.09

Incorporating Australian Wildflowers and Native Plants into the National Floristry Curriculum