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Organic Master Gardener - 14 Week Online Course

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May 6
Organic Master Gardener - 14 Week Online Course Gaia College May 6, 2024 : 8:30 am to Aug 9, 2024 : 8:30 am

Earn Continuing Education Credits & further your learning with Gaia College's most popular online course: Organic Master Gardener. 

The Organic Master Gardener course is a gardening course, and so much more! This course will help you understand the connection between soil health, plant health, human health and environmental health.

This comprehensive, professional curriculum will allow you to dive into the topics of soil ecosystem management, organic plant care practices, introductory tree and shrub pruning practices, composting techniques, and more. 

This course is perfect for home gardeners, budding farmers and landscape professionals looking to expand their organic approach to plant care.

  • Learn to create fabulous food and ornamental gardens without pesticides and other harmful chemicals
  • Become involved with SOUL (Society for Organic Urban Land Care) 
  • Gain essential skills to start or enhance your own business in the rapidly growing organic land care industry
  • Prepare to write the SOUL Organic Accreditation exam for land care professionals
  • Earn generous Continuing Education Credits to maintain your industry certifications (ISA, CNLA, BCSLA, NALP, MGOI, IPM, NOFA, SOUL

This course runs for 14 weeks, from May 6th to August 9th. The course is asynchronous, and does not require you to be online at specific times. There are, however, quizzes and assignments with specific deadlines.

Julia Dupuis
5820 Wilson Avenue
Duncan, BC V9L1K4
(250) 709-2229
Click to view background photo & credits
Project: Telus Atrium Garden
Landscape Architect / Firm: Sharp & Diamond Landscape Architecture Inc in collaboration with Cornelia Hahn Oberlander
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Photo Credit: Brett Hitchins