Ecological Landscape Design Semester 1

Landscape health starts with intelligent design. Explore the intricate relationships within ecosystems, and how you can work with them to create vibrantly beautiful and healthy, low maintenance, self-sustaining gardens that are a haven for wildlife. Be prepared for an eye-opening experience that will challenge some commonly held beliefs and leave you empowered with a new understanding of how a garden works.

Who should take this course:

  • Those considering a career in landscape design
  • Landscapers wishing to offer more professional design services
  • Homeowners wishing to design their gardens in a professional manner
  • Landscape professionals who wish to earn pre-approved Continuing Education Credits to maintain industry certifications (ISA, CNLA, BCSLA, SOUL)

Time Requirement: This is part one of a two semester, part-time program. Each semester has different content and consists of 16 three-hour sessions.

Note: There are no prerequisites for this classroom course, however it is highly recommended that students have previously completed Organic Master Gardener (classroom or online) or Ecological Plant Knowledge for Organic Gardeners.

Part of the Gaia College/Royal Roads University Diploma in Organic Land Care.

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Course Dates: Ecological Landscape Design Semester 1

Start Date:Sep 26, 2018
End Date:Dec 01, 2018
Delivery:10 weeks, Classroom
Delivery Day(s)/Time(s):Wednesdays, 6:30pm - 9:30pmSaturdays, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Instructor:Gaia College
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