Surrey is well blessed for beautiful gardens. MyGardenSchool has some of the world’s greatest gardening writers as its tutors, if you’re interested in taking a horticulture course ranging from garden design to vegetable growing. MyGardenSchool provides four week online gardening courses in many different subjects which are all taken in the virtual classroom.
At Merrist Wood you can become a garden designer, gardener, garden restorer, landscape architect, planting designer, design adviser and many more…!
They have a good reputation for garden design training is internationally respected and a tradition for good design is shown through many years of award winning show gardens as RHS Chelsea and Hampton Court Flower Shows.
Set in 400 acres of rural estate, Merrist Wood courses are taught through a series of lectures, practical sessions and visits to gardens. You’ll learn practical and theoretical skills required for garden design and practice by undertaking imaginative projects, taking into account the essential elements of context, planning, design and construction.
You work on projects of increasing complexity, building up your own portfolio and individual style, which will significantly enhance your career prospects and ability to secure future work with clients