On-the-Job Training Duration:
The Industry Committee has identified 5,400 hours* as the duration generally necessary for an apprentice to become competent in the skills
required. There may be individual circumstances where the duration varies from this guideline.
*Hours worked by an apprentice in the trade of horticultural technician in excess of his or her regular hours shall be included in computing the apprentice’s hours of on-the- job training and work experience.
Roles & Responsibilities of an Apprentice: