Garden Design & Maintenance Diploma

Nationwide - Home Learning
Now £59.79, was £299 -80% discount, use code: FISH480 at checkout
13 Oct 2016
10 Nov 2016
Contract Type

Do you have a love for nurturing the great outdoors, are you a green-fingered gardener? Have you ever thought about obtaining a garden design diploma?

With this course you could become a qualified gardener just like thousands of other people have with our courses. For a one-off fee you can study online and complete the diploma in about 15 hours.

The comprehensive syllabus is supported by experienced tutors who are there to help you through email. With 29 modules to cover, you can learn everything from ‘how to build a pond’ to ‘plant selection and care’.

Your qualification will be recognised and can be checked for validity by all of your future clients too! Take a step in the right direction and get your Garden Design Diploma today.


Now £59.79, was £299 -80% discount, use code: FISH480 at checkout


Who is it for?

This courses is for anyone who has a love of gardening.


You will learn over 29 modules during the garden design diploma

Module 1: Gardening Basics

Module 2 : Garden Design Process

Module 3 : Garden Design Styles

Module 4 : Survey, Site Appraisal & Measuring Techniques

Module 5 : Planning Your Projects

Module 6 : Proportion Illusions & Effective Use of Space

Module 7 : Drawing a Plan & Graphics skills

Module 8 : Surface & Materials / Hard Landscaping

Module 9 : Secrets of Great Soil

Module 10 : Plant Selection & Care

Module 11 : Plant Knowledge

Module 12 : Low Maintenance Gardens/Planting

Module 13 : Sustainability

Module 14 : Garden Maintenance

Module 15 : Equipment

Module 16 : Pest Control

Module 17 : Solutions to Difficult Gardens

Module 18 : Vegetable and Herb Gardens

Module 19 : Running your own Gardening Business

Module 20: Marketing and Social Media

Module 21: Health and Safety

Module 22: Insurance, Tax, VAT and Record Keeping

Module 23: How to build raised flower beds

Module 24: How to lay a patio

Module 25: Decking

Module 26: How to Put Up Garden Fencing

Module 27: How to turf a garden / lay a lawn

Module 28: How to lay artificial grass areas

Module 29: How to Build a Garden Pond