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Distance Learning Landscape Design Course An introduction to the concepts of landscape design Learn to design a garden, and will have a foundation for further studies in specific areas of landscape design, development or management. Learn the principles that underpin all design. See how garden styles have evolved over the centuries, and broaden your understanding of how to use different garden [...]

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Landscaping Distance Learning Course “Learn how to design and construct your own home garden” Learn the principles of landscaping for your own home. Study to develop your own landscaping business. Understand the best plant choices. Study in your own home supported by our expert tutors. Have the garden of your dreams! The finale to this [...]

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Home Study Landscaping Course “Study in detail the components of landscape design” This course can either fine tune the important landscaping skills you acquired upon completion of Landscaping 1, or it can be taken as a self contained study unit. It is equally suited to those already working or looking to work in the industry, [...]

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Train to be a Landscaper at Home “Investigate the style of different types of gardens” Learn to apply the principles, design features and elements that make up many types and styles of gardens. This is an outstanding course for even experienced landscape designers, developing skills in developing everything from a formal to an eclectic garden, and a [...]

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Online Learning Medicinal Herbs Course Study in your own time and at your own pace. Learn to identify and administer herbs for medicinal purposes. Please note: This course will not train you as a naturopath. This course will provide you with a  great introduction to medicinal herbs.  This is a very down to earth and [...]

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Online Course Mushroom Production The culture and production of mushrooms Ever wanted to grow mushrooms and didn’t know where to start? This comprehensive 100 hour course covers how to grow mushrooms on either a small or a large scale.  In this course you will be focusing on the Agaricus mushroom as well as introducing less common [...]

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Home Study Natural Garden Design Course “Using the natural environment to design gardens” Create innovative plans for low maintenance natural gardens (bush garden, woodland garden, using either indigenous plants or a mixture of both indigenous and other plants).  

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Home Study Orchid Culture Course “Learn all about orchids and how to grown them” Get the broad picture of what orchids are all about and learn how to improve your results and grow flowers which will be the envy of all who see them. It was once thought that all orchids came from the tropics [...]

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Organic Plant Culture Distance Learning Course Learn to grow plants naturally. Develop a solid understanding of the principles and procedures underlying the cultivation of plants by natural methods. Learn to work with the environment, without the use of artificial fertilisers or sprays. Highly experienced and qualified tutors.

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Distance Learning Palms and Cyads Course “Identify and propagate palms and cycads.  Learn about commercial applications” Throughout this course you will learn to distinguish between the characteristics of different types of palms and cycads. This is a course for amateurs and professionals; plant collectors and breeders, nurserymen, botanists, landscapers, gardeners and horticulturists.Palms can be grown almost [...]

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Home Study Perennials Course “This course will give you the opportunity to become an expert in this field. Perennials are gaining popularity – many are dry garden tolerant and as a result many people are showing an interest in growing and learning about such a diverse range of plant species. A great fully rounded course [...]

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Home Study Ornamental Gardens Course “Learn the design, construction and maintenance considerations of ornamental gardens” Develop an in depth understanding of the principles and procedures for all aspects of planning for development of a hard landscape; including: site assessment, plan drawing, plan interpretation, project specification and construction planning.

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Study at Home Plant Breeding Course “An introduction to the techniques of plant breeding”. Work in a huge industry. Gain knowledge of plant breeding. A useful qualification for career advancement. Learn from industry experts ? our tutors. Study in your own time, at your own pace.     Plant breeding is a bigger industry than [...]

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Learn propagation with Cutting Propagation Course online In this cutting propagation course you will learn how to take and grow plants from cuttings.  This is a very valuable horticultural skills and is in demand. Learn what to propagate and how to achieve a high rate of success. Learn to be economically viable in your propagation. [...]

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Home Study Plant Pathology “Improve your understanding of plant disease and how to control them”. Understand plant pathology. Develop your knowledge of plant disease and methods to control them.Learn from highly experienced and qualified tutors. Study in your own time and at your own pace. Plant pathology (also known as phytopathology) is the study of [...]

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Home Study Plant Protection “Learn how to protect your plants against disease, weeds and insects”. Learn to protect your plants using appropriate pest, disease and weed control techniques. A detailed course for horticulturalists, technicians and enthusiastic gardeners. Study in your own time at your own pace. Highly experienced and qualified tutors.

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Home Study Plant Selection Course “Study the selection and maintenance of garden plants” Develop a firm basis for the selection, establishment and maintenance of a wide range of commonly used garden plants; woody trees and shrubs, hedges and screening plants, alpines, water plants, turf varieties, herbaceous plants etc).

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Distance Learning Playground Design Course “Learn how to design and construct ‘effective’ playgrounds” This course develops a sound understanding of the design and construction of small community parks and playgrounds.  A valuable course for parks managers or designers, .the course covers playground philosophy, design of play structures (for function and safety), materials selection, community participation and [...]

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Home Study Propagation Course “A detailed course for anyone involved with propagation” Specifically designed for plant propagators. Learn about different types of plants and methods of propagate them. Highly experienced and qualified tutors. Study in your own home at your own pace. 700 hour distance learning certificate with a propagation focus. Accredited by IARC (International [...]

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Home Study Proteas Course “Grow this stunning plant! Learn how to achieve top quality blooms” Learn where and how to grow one of the most stunning groups of plants in the world. With the right cultural techniques (e.g. proper drainage, soil treatments, irrigation methods, feeding, pruning, weed control), you can achieve top quality, large blooms [...]

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Protected Plant Production Home Study Course Develop your understanding of the practices and processes involved in successful plant cropping. Gain a clear understanding of environmental control and plant growth in a protective environment. Learn practical knowledge of plant husbandry techniques. Study in your own time and at your own pace. Learn more from our tutors [...]

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Home Study Restoration of Ornamental Gardens “The history, design and restoration of ornamental gardens” Learn to survey, analyse and plan sensitive and appropriate renovation of established gardens, generally of 2 hectares or less in size. This module has been developed and accredited in the UK as an elective in the RHS Diploma in Horticulture.  

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Home Study Roses Course “Roses from their history through to greenhouse growing ? this course is designed equally for the rose enthusiast or the serious grower. A fabulous course for those looking for all the information they need in one package.” Gavin Cole B.Sc., Psych.Cert., Cert.Garden Design, MACA, ACS Tutor. Are you a rose enthusiast? [...]

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Home Study Scented Plants Course “Learn to identify, grow and use scented plants”  Grow scented plants for pleasure or to start your own fragrant plant business. Learn everything from growing to marketing of the plants. Study in your own time and at your own pace. Our tutors are all experts in the field. If you [...]

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Home Study Seed Propagation Course “Study the propagation of seeds”. Improve your understanding of plant propagation. Gain industry specific qualifications. Improve your job prospects. Learn from the best! Our tutors are highly qualified industry experts. Please note this course requires a general foundation knowledge of plant propagation. If you have industry experience, or significant amateur [...]

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Home Study Soil Management Course “Understand soils and how to improve them to increase yields”. Healthy soils for a healthy future Manage the soil for the benefit of the crop and the broader ecosystem. Learn to investigate soil and its characteristics in relation to plant growth. Learn to manage and manipulate soil without causing damage. [...]

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  Home Study Sports Turf Management Course “Specialise in selection, application and maintenance of turf for sport environment”. Develop your ability to manage the maintenance of sports turf. Gain knowledge of the maintenance of golf courses, bowling blubs, playing fields, cricket wickets and other sporting facilities. Please note ? This course assumes a basic knowledge [...]

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Cool Climate Nut Production Course Online Nut growing, development and harvesting For the enthusiast or commercial grower. This course provides a sound foundation for growing a wide variety of nuts, particularly in temperate climates. It also provides opportunities for you to focus more on types of nuts that are of greater interest and relevance to you. Learn [...]

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Home Study Tissue Culture Course “A course in the elements and methods of micro propagation”. Learn micropropagation techniques. Understand plant hormones. Review plant nutrition. Develop knowledge of this increasingly used propagation method. Learn from industry experts ? our tutors!

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Distance Learning Tropical Plants Course “Grow tropical plants! An instructive course” This course provides valuable instruction for growing plants in warm places or in protected places such as greenhouses and inside homes or offices. This is a course for amateurs and professionals; interior plantscapers and designers, plant collectors and breeders, nurserymen, botanists, landscapers, gardeners and horticulturists.

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Warm Climate Nuts Production Course Online Growing nuts (Macadamias, Pecans, etc) in tropical/sub-tropical climates The content of this course is very similar to the  Temperate Nuts Production course, except this course deals exclusively with nuts grown in the tropics and sub-tropics. In this course you will learn about the basis of all good Horticulture with [...]

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Home study Water Gardening Course                                                                                          “Study the design and application of water features” Develop your skills in designing, constructing and maintaining a variety of different types of water gardens (fountains, streams, ponds, waterfalls, etc). Water gardens may be smal

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Plant Biochemistry – Distance Learning Course – Flexible Study study plant biochemistry via online learning learn the biochemistry of plants in your own home work in horticulutre, agriculture, science fields including agronomy or research, and plant biology Nominal Duration   100 hours PREREQUISITE: Biochemistry II or equivalent COURSE AIMS Explain the interaction between the various biochemical processes [...]

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Study this Botany Course Online If you love plants or horticulture, study this botany course online and improve your plant knowledge about plants in a ‘hands-on’ way.  You will learn how to collect samples and preserve them, you will learn about role and functions of different sections of plants and much more. learn how to [...]

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Study this Advanced Botany Course online In this course you will learn advanced Plant Physiology. What causes what to happen in a plant? What makes growth speed up or slow down, or a certain type of growth start or stop. Learn about the processes that occur within a plant to cause flowers to form, leaves to [...]

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