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Horticulture Technician

What You’ll Learn

The basics and more

Your certificate will provide great skills for the gardening, nursery, golf course and parks industries. You will be able to further your education and credentials by transferring into year two of a diploma program or carrying on with level three of the apprenticeship route.

Horticulture Technician

Academic Term 1 - July to November

Course Course Name
HORT 103  Introduction to Horticulture
HORT 104  Plant Identification 1
HORT 105 Botany for Horticulture
HORT 106  Soils and Growing Media
HORT 107  Landscape 1
HORT 108  Pests and Pesticide Applicators
HORT 109 Plant Propagation 1
HORT 110  Turf Grass Maintenance
HORT 140  Work Experience 1

Academic Term 2 - December to April

Course Course Name
HORT 121  Diseases
HORT 122  Greenhouses and Environments
HORT 123  Equipment Maintenance
HORT 124  Plant Identification 2
HORT 126  Irrigation and Drainage
HORT 127  Landscape 2
HORT 128  Arboriculture
HORT 129  Plant Propagation 2
HORT 131  Business Practices in Horticulture
HORT 132  Horticulture Theory
HORT 133  Water Gardening
HORT 134  Organic Vegetable Production
HORT 135  Retail & Wholesale Production
HORT 141  Work Experience 2
Contact Us
Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
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  • 1–877–554–7555 (toll-free)

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