Vancouver Island University


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Phone Number: 250.754.8756

Email Address: [email protected]

Location: G.R. Paine Horticultural Training Centre,
2324 East Wellington Rd
Nanaimo, BC
V9R 6V7

Horticulture Technician Foundation is the equivalent of Level 1 and Level 2 technical training + 500 hours workplace experience towards the Red Seal Landscape Horticulturist Apprenticeship.

  • 9 month full time program, starting in January + Intercessional Semester Summer employment period
  • Graduate with a Horticultural Technician Certificate and credit towards the Red Seal Landscape Horticulturist program
  • For information, contact [email protected]

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