The 2Hr Aquarist Horticulturist Programtrains talented individuals to understand aquarium systems and to implement their skills at a professional level after they become 2Hr Aquarist Horticulturists.
You must be based in Singapore.
2Hr Aquarist 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 flexible. A typical deployment would be 2 hours, in a 2-person team, at a retail site, to service a number of display aquariums.
The Horticulturist Program involves: 4 x foundational (practical and theory) sessions Based on skill level and knowledge, participants may be deployed thereafter, or offered opportunities for further practice.
Gain professional work experience and get paid for it.
Engage in product testing.
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 demonstrate suitable skill and commitment to become a 2Hr Aquarist Horticulturist. Certification is confirmed after 3 deployments, based on feedback and performance.
AUG 2023 INTAKE FULL & CLOSED:
Involves 4 x 2.5hrs training dates, 7.30-10pm on the following dates: 16 Aug, 23 Aug, 30 Aug, 6 Sep
This program is only for those interested and able to commit to paid deployments.