Trade Category: Landscape Horticulturist

Skills Canada BC 2018 Landscape Gardening Competition Team Members

Skills Canada BC 2018 Landscape Gardening Competition Team Members Front Left to Right: Derek Churchill (Volunteer), Silver Medal Winners Ridha Al-Rammahi & Hussein Al-Rammahi, Middle: Jamie Lamonte (Volunteer), Gold Medal Winners Matthew Schmalz & Stuart Albertson, Lindsay Lindholm (HortEducation.ca Staff), Lori Karr (KPU Team Coach) Back: Bill Hardy (HortEducation.ca Staff), Rob Welsh (Competition Technical Chair),... Read more »

Skills Canada BC 2018 Landscape Gardening Competition Winners

Skills Canada BC 2018 Landscape Gardening Competition Winners GOLD MEDAL Stuart Albertson & Matthew Schmalz SILVER MEDAL Ridha Al-Rammahi & Hussein Al-Rammahi Both were outstanding teams who are students at KPU School of Horticulture studying the Landscape Diploma and Red Seal Landscape Horticulture Apprenticeship. Find more on both of the teams including pictures of their... Read more »

Trades Expo October 27th

Date: Friday 27th October, 2017

Time: 9:00am

HortEducation.ca will be at the Trades Expo. Come try our trade find out about apprenticeship and sponsorship for the Horticulture trades Landscape Horticulture, Production Horticulture, and Arborist Trades. We will have information on accessing horticulture trades with ITA youth in Trades programs. We can also inform employers on ways HortEducation.ca supports and collaborates with industry.... Read more »

UBC Botanical Garden Horticulture Training Program Information Sessions

UBC Horticulture Training Program This eight-month, full-­time program gives students the skills and experience to enter the field of horticulture. Application deadline May 1. Information Sessions When: March 14 and April 11 2019, 6:30 pm– 7:30 pm Where: UBC Botanical Garden, Reception Centre, 6804 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver, BC Cost: Free  

Update on Landscape Horticulturist Red Seal Harmonization

  All Red Seal Trades in Canada are undergoing an Harmonization Initiative to substantively align apprenticeship across Canada, and to improve the mobility of apprentices, support increased completion rates, and enable employers to access a larger pool of qualified employees. The Landscape Horticulturist apprenticeship has been redeveloped in consultation with industry and training representatives from... Read more »

Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Horticulture Apprenticeship Technical Training programs offered at KPU Landscape Horticulturist Levels 1-4 Arborist Technician (Arborist Level 1)  8 week technical training program in school. Program runs yearly starting in January’s Technical training towards the Certificate of Qualification as an Arborist Technician Upcoming Information Sessions: http://www.kpu.ca/events/horticulture-info-session   Upcoming Technical Training Sessions: Timetable Red Seal Landscape Horticulturist... Read more »

UBC Botanical Garden & Centre for Plant Research

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 September Graduate with a Horticultural Technician Certificate UBC Botanical Garden Horticulture Training Program FAQ Upcoming training session: Application deadline is in the... Read more »

Camosun College

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. 10 month full time program, starting date in July Click here for current start dates (If no dates are listed, contact Camosun for upcoming session start date estimate.) Graduate with... Read more »

Pacific Horticulture College / Horticulture College of the Pacific

  Horticulture Apprenticeship Technical Training programs offered at PHC Foundation Program (PHC’s Landscape Horticulture Certificate is equivalent to Level 1 & 2 Landscape Horticulturist Technical training +500 workplace hours credit) 10 months (42 weeks) full time program, starting in January’s Graduate with a Landscape Horticultural Certificate Part Time Level 1 & 2 Programs Levels 1... Read more »