Colleges and Universities Offering Certificate in Gardening And Horticulture in South Africa

  • Course Name: Certificate in Gardening And Horticulture(Gardening And Horticulture)
  • Major Subject: Gardening And Horticulture
  • Course Category: Certificate Courses

Institutions Offering Certificate in Gardening And Horticulture

  •  INTEC College, Cape Town  
    1.
    Duration: 18 months

    Minimum entry requirement:
    Grade 10 (Std. 8) or equivalent' or 2 years' verifiable and relevant working experience.

    2. Garden Design
    Duration: 12 months

    Minimum entry requirement:
    Grade 10 (Std. 8) or equivalent, or 2 years' verifiable and relevant working experience.

    Modules Overview:
    What is Garden Design?
    What do you want from your garden?
    Workspace and tools
    Elements and principles of Garden Design
    Establishing ground patterns
    Common ways of categorising plants
    Regional gardening
    Costing and preparing for implementation

    3. INTEC Gardening and Horticulture Certificate
    Duration: 18 months

    Minimum entry requirement:
    Grade 10 (Std. 8) or equivalent, relevant working experience.

    Modules Overview:
    Tools and Equipment:
    Soil Preparation:
    Basic Plant Physiology:
    Basic Horticultural Practices:
    Pest Identification and Control:
    Weed Identification and Control:
    Container Gardening:
    Annuals, Perennials, Bulbs and Ground Covers:
    Shrubs, Climbers, Form Plants, Palms and Trees:

    4. INTEC Landscaping
    Duration: 6-12 months

    Minimum entry requirement:
    Grade 10 (Std. 8) or equivalent, relevant working experience.

    Modules Overview:
    Landscaping and landscaping businesses
    Soil and site preparation
    Garden structures and features
    Hardscaping and building procedures
    Irrigation systems and planting
    Lighting systems
    Garden plans and drawings
    How to Launch and market a landscaping business

    5. INTEC Garden Design Professional Certificate
    Duration: 24 months

    Minimum entry requirement:
    The INTEC Garden Design Certificate or Grade 10 (Std. 8) or equivalent with technical drawing skills OR relevant experience in the field of horticulture.

    Modules Overview:
    The Professional Garden Designer
    Hard Landscaping
    Design Plans and Specifications
    Soft Landscaping
    Starting a Garden Design Business
    The Garden Design Industry
    Marketing a Garden Design Business
    Financial Management of a Garden Design Business
    Operating a Garden Design Business
    The Initial Contact with a Client
    Popular Garden Styles
    The Elements and Principles of Design
    The History of Gardens
    Practical Garden Design
    Managing a Garden Project
    Creating Solutions for the Urban Garden
    Creating Aesthetic and Aesthetic Solutions for Garden Challenges
  •  Rock of Springs College, Brits  




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