Foundation Program – VIU

Date: Monday 8th January, 2018

Time: 8:00am

  • January 8, 2018
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Horticulture Foundation is the equivalent of Level 1  and Level 2 technical training + 500 hours workplace experience towards either the Red Seal Landscape Horticulturist or Production Horticulturist apprenticeships

Foundation Program Starting January 8, 2017 to December 21

36 weeks full-time in school training + 12 week work experience

  • Spring semester Jan 8th to May 11th (last week of that May 7th to May 11th is spring practicum) 18 weeks long
  • Intercessional Semester Summer employment period May 14th – Aug 17th (12 weeks of employment required)
  • Fall semester Aug 20th – Dec 21 18 weeks long

 

Information:

  • https://tradesappliedtech.viu.ca/horticulture

Location:

G.R. Paine Horticultural Training Centre, located at: 2324 East Wellington Rd, Nanaimo, BC