Three Day Garden Workers Training Course

 

NQF EQUIVALENT OF:
(NQF 119711 / 264241 / 116220 / 264179 / 119703 / 119689 / 72424 / 12623 / 12554 / 119694 / 49668 / 116124 / 12586 / 264236 / 119708)

 

Total Cost : R3,950.0

Enquire about our early Bird Specials
(10% discount for each enrolment thereafter)

 

Course Duration : 3 Days (08:00 am – 16:30 pm daily)

* Subject to change

Next Scheduled Date : TBC

Location : Durban, Sandton & Cape Town
Enrolment Form : 3 Day Garden Workers Training Course

 

  • Please complete this form and email us proof of payment.
    We will email you the first part of your course once payment has been made.

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    Name : J N JONES t/a JPJ Landscapes
    Bank : Nedbank
    Branch : Pinetown
    Type of Account : Cheque
    Account Number : 131 801 3194
    Branch Code : 131826

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    14 St James,17 Daphne Neal Rd,
    New Germany
    3630
    031 705 3582 / 067 193 2047
    [email protected]
    www.jpjlandscapes.co.za

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Course Includes
  • 3- Day Hands-on Training by well-known Horticulturist & Green
  • Industry Trainer – Judy-Panton Jones
  • Course Material & Samples
  • Refreshments & Snacks
  • A light lunch each day (Subject to change)
  • Course Certificates x 2 (Attendance & Course Completion)
Course Objectives
  • To establish a good understanding of the basic horticultural principles to be used in good gardening techniques.
  • A clear understanding of how plants function i.e. roots, stems, leaves and seeds for propagation.
  • A practical understanding of the soil types in your garden.
  • Understanding the major plant nutrients and how they affect your garden.
  • A clear understanding of the role that insects play in our gardens.
  • Practical tips for developing easy and effective maintenance procedures – yours and clients gardens.
  • Practical plant propagation principles.
Day 1

Introduction to Programme & Course Objectives

 

 

Session One:

  • Welcome
  • Introduction
  • Explanation of day’s proceedings, length of sessions etc.
  • Introduction
  • Course objectives
  • Horticultural overview
  • How plants work
  • Roots
  • Stems

Tea

Session Two:

  • Leaves
  • Flowers
  • Seeds

Lunch

Session Three: Propagation methods using the above

Day 2

Session One

  • Garden Soils
  • Compost making
  • Sands, Clays and Loams

Tea

Session Two

  • Improve your Soils
  • How to make and use compost.

Lunch

 

Session Three

  • Fertilizers
  • Understanding fertilizer formulas
  • The Big 3
  • Fertilizer types
  • Synthetic or Organic what we use
Day 3

Session One:

  • Pest Diseases and Treatments
  • The integrated pest management system
  • Protecting your plants

Tea

Session Two:

  • Common garden pest
  • The Gardener’s Allies
  • Garden Diseases

Lunch

Session Three:

  • What is a weed
  • Why AIS’s are a problem?
  • Why go indigenous?

 

Enrolment Notice:
Please complete & return Enrollment form to ensure your booking is secured – seats are limited!

Contact Us
Landscaping/ Installations/ Consultations/ Quotes/

Environmental:
Siya Gumede: 082 447 4824
Public & In-House Training/ Correspondence Courses & Related

 

Enquires:
Cherie Guiet: 067 193 2047

General Office Enquiries:
031 705 3852
Director/ Owner of JPJ Landscapes:
Judy Panton-Jones: 084 518 7589

Physical Address:
17 Daphne Neal rd,
New Germany 3631

Contact Info

317 Daphne Neal rd

New Germany 3631

+27 85187589

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