Gardening Course
horticulture course prospectus

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“It is the most reputable and professional home learning course I could find online and the tutors are very attentive.”
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My tutor has been very supportive and responds very quickly to my submitted work with positive, constructive criticism.
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“It is perfect that there is no time limit, you can study at your own pace.”
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Accredited Diploma in Gardening

What's in the pack?

Here's what you'll find in your course

Diploma in Gardening
  • A sturdily bound set of course modules that lies flat for ease of study. Detailed, practical information that guides you skilfully towards becoming a horticulturalist.

  • 10 horticulture assignments. Your assignments will be carefully marked with personal advice by an experienced tutor.

  • Copyright-free checklists, questionnaires, exercises, quizzes and action plans for you to use on your clients. It's a complete toolkit that gets you started as a horticulturalist.

  • A useful case that keeps all your course material.

  • A confidential personal profile for you to complete. This helps you assess your goals, your strengths and weaknesses, and your progress.

  • A study guide and planner that helps you organise your study.

  • Self-assessment exercises. They occur throughout the course to help check that you can tackle each type of event.

  • A folder for your completed assignments.

  • A techniques book to accompany the course materials.

  • A planning system that helps you be organized.

  • Question and Answer sheets for you to have your queries answered.

  • The contact details for your personal tutor.

  • Details of how to contact other students.

  • 2 bonus booklets – ‘Planting and Climate Zones – A report’ and ‘How to earn a living in Horticulture’ (Printed edition only)

  • Bonus: Your First Client Celebration Kit. What’s the first thing to do when you get your first client? The answer is: ‘Celebrate!’ And we’ll help you do that, because as soon as you get your first paid work after completing the course we’ll send you a celebration kit including fun items such as champagne glasses and other party items (Value £31).

Plus! Access your course online

  • Online edition of the course. Get access to all the course modules and assignments when you register.

  • Online student's database. Add your name to the database, and get in touch with other students.

On completing the course

And when you complete the course, you'll get the following free items:

  • A handsome Diploma to frame and display on your wall.

  • A reference from us confirming that you have completed the course.

  • 'Approved Gardener' logo on your website and stationery.

  • We'll send a free press release to your local newspapers announcing your success (if you request it).

  • The right to use the post nominal letters Dip. Hort.(BC) after your name.