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Horticulture - Green and Growing
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As a HORTICULTURE professional, you need to know more than just how to grow and take care of plants. You need to know how to use the latest design software to create effective and sustainable landscapes. You need to understand the importance of integrated pest management (IPM) in today’s environmentally conscious world. You need to be able to set up and manage computer-controlled greenhouses. Whether you want to work for an established firm, build your own nursery, or run your own landscaping company, you need to know how to use barcode scanning to control your inventory, how to make intelligent purchasing decisions, and how to be an effective supervisor.

Landscape Design and Build
courses to help you design that perfect landscape for your customers:
  • Hand-drawn Landscape and Garden Design
  • Computer-aided Landscape Design using Industry Standard Dynascape Software
  • Paver and Retaining Wall Design and Installation
  • Water Feature Installation
  • Landscape and Garden Installation
  • Plant Knowledge

Horticulture Business Management and Marketing
courses to help you run your horticulture business:
  • Garden Center Management
  • Landscape Contracting
  • Sustainable and Urban Ag Issues
  • Horticulture Spanish

Landscape Management courses to prepare you to become a Georgia Certified Landscape Professional:
  • Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
  • Pruning
  • Turf Management
  • Irrigation
  • Equipment Repair

Plant Production courses to help you grow plants for profit:
  • Irrigation
  • Plant Propagation
  • Greenhouse Management
  • Tree Farm Production

Come and join us!

We would love to help YOU have a green and growing career!

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to learn more about how to become a
horticulture professional.

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