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Landscape Horticulture Certificate

The landscape industry has seen increased consumer demand for professional landscape services. This 120-hour program provides the core skills required for employment in this growing industry, as well as upgrading for those currently involved with the various phases of landscape horticulture. Persons with responsibilities for administering landscape construction or maintenance contracts will also find the program beneficial. The Landscape Horticulture Certificate program also provides a solid foundation for individuals interested in pursuing advanced studies in specialized horticulture disciplines such as turf grass maintenance, landscape design, and nursery propagation.

Admission Requirements

  • No admission requirements.

Components

HT 11 Botany and Soil Science
HT 12 Plant Identification
HT 13 Landscape Construction
HT 14 Landscape Maintenance

Graduation Requirements

Students must pass each course with a minimum grade of 60% to receive a certificate.


Program Area:

Continuing Studies

Campus (Intake):

  • Vernon (Jan)
  • Kelowna (Jan, Sep)

Credential:

Certificate

Delivery:

  • Part-Time

Cost:

2021-22: $1,309
plus applicable textbooks and/or materials

Notes:

Kelowna

September 2021:
Delivery Style: Blended
Tuesdays and Thursdays 6 – 9 p.m.
Theory online
Saturday: 2-3 field days per month in Kelowna area face to face

Kelowna January 2022 Part-time:
Delivery Style: Online Hybrid
Theory online; field days in your local area

Kelowna Jan 2022 Full-time:
Delivery Style: Face to face
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, approx. 5 hrs per day, field days in Kelowna area at scheduled times

Vernon

Jan 2022:
Delivery Style: Face to face
Tuesdays and Thursdays 6 – 9 p.m.
Saturday: 2-3 field days per month in Salmon Arm/Vernon area

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Okanagan College Calendar: Printed 07/31/2021