The 2Hr Aquarist Horticulturist Program trains talented individuals to understand aquarium systems and to implement their skills at a professional level after they become Certified Horticulturists.
You must be based in Singapore.
Certified Horticulturists are deployed to diagnose, maintain and service aquariums at client sites. It involves a part time contract for service with 2Hr Aquarist Pte Ltd. (starting from $15/hr) Deployment timings and frequency are highly flexible. A typical deployment might be 2 hours, in a 2-person team, at a retail site, to service a display aquarium.
The Horticulturist Program involves: 1x Theory Course 1x 2Hr Way Training Program 1x Practical Exam
Gain professional work experience and get paid for it.
Engage in product testing (and enjoy a free supply).
Develop marketing and sales skills.
Fun projects with the 2Hr Aquarist community.
Develop marketable horticultural and aquarium science skills.
Horticulturist Training Program:
Aquarium systems infrastructure
Tank stages and lifecycle
Water parameters analysis
Plant species knowledge
Growth management- plant species
Algae types and methods
Lighting- tuning and measurement
Substrate enrichment- method and process
Flow systems tuning
Candidates are required to pass and demonstrate suitable skill and commitment to become a Certified Horticulturist. Certification is confirmed after 3 deployments, based on feedback and performance.
MARCH 2023 INTAKE TRAINING PROGRAM:
Involves 4 x 2.5hrs training dates*:
7.30-10pm on a Weekday
This program is only for those interested and able to commit to paid deployments.