Advanced Diploma in Gardening - CPD Certified & IAO Accredited

John Academy

Program Description

Advanced Diploma in Gardening - CPD Certified & IAO Accredited

John Academy

Who is this course for?

  • This course would be ideal for amateur and a professional gardener.

Entry Requirement:

  • This course is available to all learners, from all academic backgrounds.
  • Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.

Assessment:

  • At the end of the course, you will be required to sit an online multiple-choice test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately so that you will instantly know whether you have been successful.
  • Before sitting for your final exam you will have the opportunity to test your proficiency with a mock exam.

Certification:

  • After you have successfully passed the test, you will be able to obtain an Accredited Certificate of Achievement. You can however also obtain a Course Completion Certificate following the course completion without sitting for the test. Certificates can be obtained either in hardcopy at a cost of £39 or in PDF format at a cost of £24.

Why choose us?

  • Affordable, engaging & high-quality e-learning study materials;
  • Tutorial videos/materials from the industry leading experts;
  • Study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform;
  • Efficient exam systems for the assessment and instant result;
  • The UK & internationally recognised accredited qualification;
  • Access to course content on mobile, tablet or desktop from anywhere anytime;
  • The benefit of applying for NUS Extra Discount Card;
  • 24/7 student support via email.

Career Path:

The Advanced Diploma in Gardening course will be very beneficial and helpful, especially to the following professionals:

  • Professional Gardener
  • Carer
  • Garden Centre Assistant
  • Caretaker
  • Seasonal Grounds Maintenance Officer
  • Farm Assistant
  • Florist.

COURSE CURRICULUM

Module 01: Gardening Basics

  • Organic Gardening Basics
  • Having a Plan
  • Having the Right Tools
  • Making your Own Mulch
  • Natural Pest Control
  • Organic Fertilizer
  • Planting
  • Harvesting
  • What to Avoid
  • Benefits of Organic Gardening

Module 02: Organic Gardening

  • Why Garden Organically?
  • Planning Your Organic Vegetable Garden
  • Growing Your Organic Vegetable Garden
  • Why Grow an Organic Herb Garden?
  • Growing an Organic Herb Garden
  • You Have Organically Grown Herbs, Now What?
  • Organic Garden Fertilizers
  • Organic Gardening Compost
  • Why Use Organic Pest Control?
  • How to Control Garden Pests Organically
  • How to Bring Your Organic Plants Indoors; for Easy Year Round Growth
  • Organic Container Gardening
  • Organic Hydroponic Gardening

Module 03: Vegetable Gardening

  • INTRODUCTION
  • WHY SHOULD YOU CHOOSE GARDENING?
  • REQUISITES OF THE HOME VEGETABLE GARDEN
  • THE PLANTATION PLAN
  • VEGETABLE GARDEN RECORD
  • IMPLEMENTS AND THEIR USES
  • MANURES, FERTILIZERS AND MULCHING
  • THE SOIL AND ITS PREPARATION
  • STARTING WITH THE PLANTS
  • SOWING AND PLANTING
  • THE CULTIVATION OF VEGETABLES
  • THE VEGETABLES AND THEIR SPECIAL NEEDS
  • BEST VARIETIES OF THE GARDEN VEGETABLES
  • INSECTS AND DISEASES AND THE METHODS OF FIGHTING THEM
  • HARVESTING AND STORING
  • THE VARIETIES OF POME AND STONE FRUITS
  • PLANTING: CULTIVATION: FILLER CROPS
  • PRUNING, SPRAYING, HARVESTING
  • BERRIES AND SMALL FRUITS
  • A CALENDAR OF OPERATIONS
  • CONCLUSION
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated June 8, 2018
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