The Landscaping course by Woods & Co Education provides in-depth learnings and best practices within the landscaping industry.

The course covers topics such as:

• Basic design procedures
• Drafting and contracting
• Landscape construction
• Furnishings and features
• Park design and home garden design
• Garden environment
• Landscape materials
• Low-growing plants, trees and ground cover plants
• Walls and fences
• Paths and paving
• Treating slopes
• Garden features
• Designing for low maintenance and more

This course aims to provide students with the skills needed to create beautiful and functional landscapes for both residential and commercial properties.

  • Study this course from $25 per week on a flexible payment plan.
  • Study 100% online from anywhere in Australia.
  • Self-paced study & 24/7 access to the course allow you to study anytime, anywhere, at a pace that fits your schedule until completion.
  • Course tutor to help you every step of the way and answer any questions you have.
  • A Certificate of completion and a statement of attainment upon completion of your course.
  • Basic design procedures
  • Collecting pre-planning information, landscape elements and principles
  • History of gardening, garden styles and themes, famous designers, garden influences
  • Drafting and contracting
  • Drawing techniques and specifications
  • Basic landscape construction timber
  • Steps, retainer walls, pathways and play structures
  • Surfacing such as concrete, asphalt, gravels, mulches, grasses and gradients
  • Furnishings & features
  • Park design
  • Home garden design
  • Design procedures
  • The development of park design, fun & fitness trails
  • The garden environment
  • Landscape materials
  • Using bulbs, annuals and other low growing plants
  • Landscaping with trees
  • Ground cover plants
  • Walls and fences
  • Paths and paving
  • Treating slopes and other problem areas
  • Garden features
  • Designing for low maintenance
  • Developing a landscape plan
  • Management of landscape projects