Horticulture Industry is a rich and rewarding area to work in. There
are so many options to working in horticulture. We have mapped out some
different options for you to consider- whether you are starting out in
the industry or want to take some side-steps for a different career or
business opportunity- we can help you irrespective of your learning
Dennis Ting, Australia - Certificate in Garden Design
main difference between my experience of studying at University and
studying with ACS is that at University you're basically regurgitating
text books. In contrast ACS assignments can be quite involved requiring
hands-on application of principles, creative thinking and analysis."
Career Advice Maps
What careers and jobs are there?
Commercial Horticulture Career Advice Map
Amenity Horticulture Career Advice Map
Short Courses- Get a foundation learning- With a 100 hour course
with a short 100 hour course, great for an introduction or a
professional development option, we have lots on offer. If you want to
upgrade to a larger course, you will be able to get a credit for the 100
hour course, we have lots more courses here too!
AMENITY HORTICULTURE I
Professional Courses- Get some serious learning hours- 600 hours ++
serious with our longer courses in horticulture- gain some professional
experience and some serious skills and knowledge in the area you want
to work in, we have lots more courses here too!
ADVANCED CERTIFICATE IN APPLIED HORTICULTURE
ADVANCED CERTIFICATE IN ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE
ADVANCED CERTIFICATE IN PARKS & GARDENS MANAGEMENT
CERTIFICATE IN HORTICULTURE (ORGANIC PLANT GROWING)
CERTIFICATE IN HORTICULTURE (ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE)
CERTIFICATE IN HORTICULTURE (LANDSCAPE & GARDEN DESIGN)
CERTIFICATE IN HORTICULTURE (PLANT PROPAGATION)
20 hour short courses for a quick learning fix!
If you are looking at a quick learning experience, these courses can be completed in a weekend if you need to:
Lawn Mowing & Turf Care
Farming & Gardening Vertically
Some more short courses here.
Horticulture ebooks- a valuable reference!
great way to become familiar with a particular plant species or an area
of horticulture. Also a handy reference. Written by John Mason and
staff of ACS Distance Education, these ebooks are a great handy
Getting work in Horticulture
What to Plant Where?
Growing & Knowing Annuals
And LOTS more here!
Get in touch with an Industry Expert for
more Course & Career Advice!
EBOOKS by our principal, John Mason click to see information about these and other horticulture titles