Maintaining gardens isn’t just about mowing lawns – Gardeners with skills that place them beyond lawn mowing are in ever increasing demand. Understand the needs of plants throughout the garden: learn how to prune correctly, to see signs of stress in plants and to be able to rectify problems and to prevent them. Understand what it takes to maintain healthy beautiful gardens and run your business efficiently.
There are 10 lessons in this course:
Lesson 1: Introduction Planning and managing a garden.
Lesson 2: Garden Furnishings and Machinery
Lesson 3: Feeding Plants
Lesson 4: Weed Control
Lesson 5: Weedicides
Lesson 6: Natural Pest Control
Lesson 7: Chemical Pest Control
Lesson 8: Turf Management
Lesson 9: Irrigation
Lesson 10: Maintenance of Plants
Each lesson concludes with an assignment which is submitted to us and marked by one of our qualified educators and returned to you with any relevant suggestions, comments, and extra reading, if necessary.
Duration- 100 hours
12 months access
At the completion of this course you will be awarded a statement of attainment for Garden Maintenance.