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Diploma in Garden Design and Maintenance

Learn all the important aspects of garden design and maintenance with this free online course.

Publisher: CourseFlix
This free online garden design and maintenance course will teach you the basics of gardening, from the planning stage right through to garden maintenance. This will enable you to evaluate, plan, purchase, plant and maintain a garden to suit the natural environment and garden characteristics. Start the course and learn all the important aspects of garden design and maintenance.
Diploma in Garden Design and Maintenance
  • Duration

    10-15 Hours
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This free online course will teach you how to design, implement, and maintain a garden. It starts with lessons in basic gardening skills such as tool and plant selection, soil preparation, garden maintenance and pest control. This is followed by an explanation of the process of garden design from initial surveying to planning and finally to successful implementation.

Next the course will teach you how to build garden features such as raised flower beds, decks, and patios. This includes materials needed, ideal dimensions and step-by-step directions. All this information is presented using simple text and images for each step of the construction. The final part of the course focuses on how to establish and run your own gardening business. Factors such as marketing, social media, customer service, insurance are presented and explained.

If you are a homeowner looking to improve your gardening skills, or you have an ambition to run your own gardening and landscaping business, this free online course is for you. So start learning and within a few days you can boast of having an excellent new skill.

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