Landscaping Courses


Landscape Construction and Garden Design courses for a career in landscaping.

Gain skills and knowledge in hard and soft landscaping with practical experience based learning from garden designers and landscape professionals. We provide more study choices, flexibility and great service.


  • Advanced Certificate in Garden Design

    Study all elements of landscape design. Acquire an understanding of different styles of garden and how to compose them. Learn about plants, drawing, planning and estimating. Use knowledge to design parks, gardens, and other outdoor areas.
  • Advanced Certificate in Horticulture (Landscaping)

    Learn about plants and how to use them in gardens, parks & streetscapes. Combine plant knowledge with landscaping skills such as planning & design. An in-depth course providing technical & practical training for landscape professionals.
  • Biophilic Landscaping

    Learn to create people friendly landscapes - gardens, parks, streetscapes, cityscapes and more - 100 hour online course.
  • Carpentry

    Add to your skillset with this foundation course in carpentry. Ideal for tradesmen, builders, home renovators, landscapers, or handymen. Learn the basics of cutting, joining and finishing timber and apply to landscape projects.
  • Certificate In Garden Design

    Garden Design - exceptionally solid training for garden designers: Learn to survey a site, deal with clients, choose and arrange soft and hard landscape materials, and create gardens that are both aesthetic and practical.
  • Certificate In Horticulture (Landscaping & Garden Design)

    Training in horticulture, garden design and landscaping. While still covering design and drawing a plan; this course covers less design, and more horticulture and garden construction, than the certificate in garden design.
  • Cottage Garden Design

    Learn to design and create cottage gardens. This is a solid foundation course for landscapers, horticulturists, gardeners or anyone passionate about cottage gardens. Add to your garden design skills.
  • Garden History

    Study the history of landscaping by distance education. Garden history informs us not only about different garden styles and how to design a garden, but also the connection between culture, society and the evolution of civilisations.
  • Green Walls and Roofs

    100 hour course -Learn to create green walls and roofs. For planners, landscapers, gardeners, developers, planners, architects
  • Landscape Construction

    Learn basic landscape construction skills. Understand landscape tools and uses, how to measure sites, earthworks and construction of surfaces and enclosures. Train for a job, career or professional development in landscaping.
  • Landscaping I

    This course is the ultimate introduction to landscaping. Learn the essential skills and knowledge which underpin landscaping in this comprehensive online course. Understand the use of hard and soft elements.
  • Landscaping II

    Professional development for landscapers. Add to your landscape skills and knowledge. Learn about landscape elements in greater detail and where and how to use different types of plants. Aim to boost your understanding of design.
  • Landscaping III (Landscaping Styles)

    Learn to design different styles of garden from formal to oriental, eclectic, Mediterranean and more. In this course. Learn how to use colour, texture and water to influence ambience. Understand how history and culture influence design.
  • Natural Garden Design

    Learn to design a natural garden -100 hour landscaping course; bush, woodland, wild, low maintenance gardens
  • Plant Selection And Establishment

    Learn how to identify & name many different plants as well as their cultural needs. This plant knowledge is the cornerstone of good landscaping design. Choose the right plants for the job & make a vast difference to planting success.
  • Playground Design

    Learn to design playgrounds -100 hour course, to createplay spaces that work, in homes, parks, schools, anywhere.
  • Restoring Established Ornamental Gardens

    Study towards becoming an expert at garden restoration. Learn to survey, analyse and plan sensitive and appropriate renovation of established gardens. Find out how to access historical information and apply garden history.
  • Water Gardening

    Learn to create water gardens -100 hour course -professional development for landscapers and horticulturists; or a passion for home gardeners.