Professional Horticulture Courses


Horticulture qualifications for a career in horticulture.

Gain skills and knowledge in horticulture with practical experience based courses supported by leading horticulture professionals. We provide more study choices, flexibility and great service.


  • Advanced Certificate In Horticulture

    Training for horticulture supervisors or managers - A mix of both horticulture and management modules gives you skills to do horticultural work and knowledge to manage the work for productivity and efficiency.
  • Certificate In Horticulture

    A certificate with ultimate depth and flexibility, like no other. Half of the course: a grounding in techniques, science and plant knowledge underpinning all industry sectors; then half gives you specialised training in your chosen sector.
  • Certificate In Horticulture (Grounds Management)

    Learn to manage gardens and landscapes - This course prepares you for work as a groundsman, in schoolgrounds, sports grounds, gardens, parks and on commercial properties. 600 hours of extensive training
  • Certificate In Horticulture (Plant Protection)

    Study horticulture, plant health care and plant protection methods for a career, or business in plant care, garden maintenance or pest management. 600 hour, extensive training course
  • Foundation Certificate in Horticulture

    A fast track to start working in horticulture - shorter than other certificates, but still covering all the most important things to identify and grow a wide variety of plants, in gardens, on farms or in any other horticultural context.
  • Learning Bundle 1500hours in Horticulture

    Learn the plant identification and culture skills needed to run a business or build a career in horticulture. Excellent starting point for school leavers or career changers, seeking to become a horticulture professional 18 months full time, 3 years p/t
  • Learning Bundle 2100 hours in Horticultural Science

    Substantial training to work in the application of science to horticulture (Gardening or Crops). 2+ years full time (or 4+ years p/t) -suits those employed in industry seeking professional development; or school leavers with a passion for plant science.
  • Learning Bundle 2100 hours in Horticulture

    Learn the application of horticulture across both the garden and crop sectors, to identify 2,000+ plants, and understand techniques and science needed for a sustainable and diverse professional career or business.
  • Learning Bundle 2500 Hours in Horticultural Management

    Learn to be a horticultural manager! A greater breadth and depth of study than most colleges, covering science, management & all horticulture sectors, for a sustainable high level career in horticulture.
  • Specialist Award in Horticulture

    Specialist or professional development qualification, to build on an existing foundation (study or experience); building specialised knowledge within a chosen sector of horticulture.