Residential Landscape Technician Diploma
You are welcome to attend a FREE INFORMATION SESSION to speak to an advisor in person.
This part time diploma program covers information required for employment as a residential landscaper, including business fundamentals. It is industry approved and developed in cooperation with the BC Landscape and Nursery Association and also prepares participants to write the Landscape Industry Certified Technician and the Provincial Trades Qualifications Exam.
This program will be of interest to those considering a career in the landscape industry, are starting their own business in the landscape industry, or are currently in the industry and wish to update their knowledge and provide more comprehensive services.
Topics covered include:
- Ornamental plants
- Plant identification
- Plant installation
- Design fundamentals
- Grading and drainage
- Landscape maintenance
- Integrated pest management
- Business fundamentals
Participants can complete this program on a part-time basis in two semesters of 9 weeks each; the semesters are scheduled for September-December and January-March.