Residential Landscape Technician Diploma

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
Residential Landscape Technician Diploma

You are welcome to attend a FREE INFORMATION SESSION to speak to an advisor in person.

imageThis 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.

imageTopics covered include:

  • Ornamental plants
  • Irrigation
  • Plant identification
  • Plant installation
  • Soils
  • Design fundamentals
  • Grading and drainage
  • Landscape maintenance
  • Turf
  • Pruning
  • 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.

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REGISTRATION
PREREQUISITES – Students should meet the following prerequisites before registering:

  • Proficiency in English
  • Students must arrange their own transportation to off-site events

SEMESTER 1

Register Cost Course schedule Course location
Course ID 1011-1
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NOW
$575 18 sessions
13-SEP-2017 to 18-NOV-2017
Wednesdays 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
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Saturdays 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Riverway West
4340 Carson Street
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Course ID 1019-1
REGISTER
NOW
$575 18 sessions
14-SEP-2017 to 18-NOV-2017
Thursdays 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
— and —
Saturdays 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Riverway West
4340 Carson Street
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SEMESTER 2

Register Cost Course schedule Course location
Course ID 1016-1
REGISTER
NOW
$575 18 sessions
13-SEP-2017 to 19-NOV-2017
Wednesdays 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
— and —
Saturdays 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Riverway West
4340 Carson Street
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Course costs are subject to change each term; future course offerings may charge different amounts.

Registration by phone or in person
Refund policy