About Us

 If your goal is to have a great career that allows you to work outdoors, then ARO College is here to teach the skills you need.

With industry-experienced trainers and modern learning tools, ARO College will equip you with practical knowledge and skills that are based on your workplace experiences preparing you for a career in landscaping, turf management, conservation or horticulture.



What can ARO College offer you?

Continuing growth of your knowledge and capabilities:

ARO College has courses that will help you achieve nationally-recognised qualifications at Certificate II, III, IV and Diploma levels. In other words, ARO College can help you continue building your knowledge as you build your career.

Valuable, practical assessments:

ARO College courses are not just text-book theory – there’s plenty of practical assessments and our trainers will visit you at your worksite to support and assess you. You’ll get to put into practice what you learn!

Access to real-world Trainers and knowledgeable Support Team members:

ARO College’s Trainers have decades of combined practical experience – and they really enjoy passing on the knowledge they’ve gained from that experience. Our Support Team members have the knowledge to answer questions that relate to our courses.

Fitting learning around you:

ARO College’s blend of face-to-face and self-paced study is designed to give you the convenience to learn at your own pace, and our Study Coaches are just a phonecall away.


Why choose ARO College?

We  care:

As a privately owned Registered Training Organisation, ARO College cares about the success of every Student. We demonstrate this by offering you flexible training options along with Trainers and Support Staff who will support you from your enrolment day to when you attain your nationally-recognised qualifications.

The ARO College Team are highly experienced:

ARO College’s Training Team have decades of industry experience and all of them are accredited Trainers and Assessors. Our Support Staff are very experienced in the vocational training industry and have the vision and capability to ensure your course content and learning-tools will always be relevant and the best available.

ARO College is Australian owned and operated:

ARO has been operating for over 20 years in South Australia, with our head office in the Adelaide Hills region.  We have trained thousands of students in landscaping, horticulture, sports turf management, conservation and in park & garden maintenance.

ARO College is proud to be an Australian owned, staffed and operated company. We prefer to use Australian suppliers and products in our business dealings whenever practicable.


Student support sessions (via Zoom)

Registration required

Wednesday 7-8pm: Click here to register  

Saturday 9-10am: Click here to register   

One of our Trainers will be online and available to provide support as Students progress through their qualification.

If you can’t make these sessions, Students can email a request for assistance to support@aro.edu.au