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distance learning courses - general horticulture
[hawr-ti-kuhl-cher] – noun
- the cultivation of a garden, orchard, or nursery; the cultivation of flowers, fruits, vegetables, or ornamental plants.
- the science and art of cultivating such plants.
Horticulture is an applied science dealing with fruits, vegetables and ornamentals. It is an extremely diverse field with nearly unlimited career opportunities in a variety of job settings.
Career opportunities include:
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Many horticultural positions require training to degree level. In some careers however, educational requirements can vary greatly, depending on the level of expertise required for the position. Some entry level positions provide on-the-job training while other positions within that same career may require specialized technical or professional training. For this reason we offer a wide range of courses supporting you at all stages of your career.
The Garden Design Academy offers some of the best distance learning training courses available, written and supported by industry professionals who understand your business and training needs.
Working with Colin Elliott, an experienced professional horticulturist, these courses are your route to a successful furture in the horticultural industry.
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