Horticultural Management Courses

    AMENITY HORTICULTURE I

    Study nature & scope of amenity horticulture locally and globally - benefits, influences, best practice, financial management and adapting to industry change.

    AMENITY HORTICULTURE II

    Learn to manage landscapes created for recreational use, environmental improvement or visual enhancement. Understand the importance of green space and recreational areas.

    BOOKKEEPING FOUNDATIONS

    Bookkeeping Training by Distance Learning for Professional Development. Improve your horticulture or landscaping business by improving your bookkeeping skills. Understand more about keeping your books, invoicing and bookkeeping.

    BUSINESS OPERATIONS

    Learning business skills can make a big difference to a career in horticulture. This business operations course compliments experience and training in horticulture.

    CERTIFICATE IN HYDROPONICS VHT103

    Excellent trade level training for anyone working in hydroponics -on farms, in shops, equipment supply, consulting, teaching, manufacturing, or wanting to start their own business.

    COMPUTER SERVICING I

    Start a career in the IT industry, learn how to service, maintain and repair computers. Understand the components of a computer and how to assemble and disassemble them.

    ECOTOUR MANAGEMENT

    Study ecotourism management to learn how to start or manage an ecotour business, studying at home by distance learning.

    HORTICULTURAL MARKETING

    Learn to market, publicize, present, sell -horticultural products, from harvested crops, to pot plants; and tools to fertilizers and garden furniture.

    HORTICULTURAL RESEARCH II

    Study research for horticulture; 100 hour flexible learning for gardeners, technicians, scientists and horticulture entrepeneurs.

    HORTICULTURAL RESEARCH I

    Learn to conduct research in horticulture or gardening. 100 hour course to understand theory, then apply that understanding in a major project.

    HORTICULTURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

    Training in management of horticultural resources -gardens, farms, nurseries, turf facilities, parks. Great course for Horticulturists wanting to take the next step into supervision or management positions.

    INSTRUCTIONAL SKILLS

    Learn how to train people in the work place. Understand the tools available to use to better train staff and boost productivity.

    MANAGEMENT

    Learn to manage organisations, businesses -study scope, nature and theory, to be a better manager, run a business or improve career possibilities.

    MARKETING FOUNDATIONS

    Learn the fundamentals of marketing and selling anything -100 hour, extensive foundation courses to work better in sales or marketing.

    OFFICE PRACTICES

    Improve your knowledge of office practices and business administration to improve your horticulture business or train your staff. Study by distance learning.

    PROJECT MANAGEMENT

    Learn to manage horticultural projects -crop production, events, property development, business start ups.

    SALES SKILLS

    Learn to sell products and services in nurseries, garden centres, horticultural service businesses and farm shops. Improve sales through better training.

    SUPERVISION VBS104

    Improve your Supervisory Skills. Take the next step in career development, learn effective supervisory procedures and practical skills and knowledge.