Careers in Horticulture

Interested in working in the Horticulture Industry? From lawn mowing to landscaping and scientific research to organic food production, this industry offers rewarding and sustainable business and career opportunities, more diverse than what you might imagine.

 

Welcome to our Career Advice Maps!

We are asked a lot of questions about training and careers. "What is the best course for my goals?" "What is it like to work as a ...?" To make it easy, we've combined our years of experience to create easy to follow maps that will lead you through your options in your field of interest. Have fun!

Find out all you need to know: Simply click on your subject interest below. Next, click on a 'big bubble' to bring up job options, then click on a 'little bubble' to learn everything you need to know about work in that area!
Still not sure? Ask our tutors what course would be best for your goals.

Amenity Horticulture - growing plants to produce a desirable or useful feature somewhere (for aesthetics, environmental quality, functionality).

Commercial Horticulture - providing services or products that can be sold from consulting and landscaping to nursery, flower and vegetable crops.