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Training Options

Burnaby School District's Community & Continuing Education Division Burnaby

Telephone: 604.314.8405
Email: catherinedale@shaw.ca

  • Level 1 Landscape/Production Horticulture, starting in January
  • Level 2 Landscape/Production Horticulture, starting in November
  • Technical training for Level 1 or Level 2 in Landscape/Production Horticulture Apprenticeship

 

Camosun College Victoria

Telephone: 250.391.2544
Email: horticulture_program@camosun.bc.ca

  • Foundation Program (equivalent to Level 1 & 2 Landscape/Production Horticulture)
    • 10 month full time program, starting date in July
    • Click here for current start dates
    • Graduate with a Horticultural Technician Certificate

 

Electrical Industry Training Institute Mission

Telephone: 604.427.4200
Email: info@eiti.ca

  • Level 1 & 2 Utility Arborist Apprenticeship
    • Level 1 is 6 weeks of schooling
    • Level 2 is 2 weeks of schooling
    • Click here for current start dates
    • Technical training towards the Certificate of Qualification as an Utility Arborist

 

Kwantlen Polytechnic University Langley

Telephone: 604.599.3254
Email: horticulture@kpu.ca

  • Levels 1 & 2 – Common Core (Landscape/Production)
  • Levels 3 & 4 – Landscape
  • Click here for current start dates for all levels
  • Level 3 - Production
    • 6 weeks of schooling per level (Level 3 Production is 8 weeks)
    • Click here for current start dates for all levels
    • Technical training towards the Certificate of Qualification as a Landscape Horticulturist or Production Horticulturist
  • Level 1 – Arborist Technician
    • 8 weeks of schooling, starting in January
    • Click here for current start date
    • Technical training towards the Certificate of Qualification as an Arborist Technician
  • Level 2 – Climbing Arborist
    • 8 weeks of schooling, starting in October
    • Click here for current start dates
    • Technical training towards the Certificate of Qualification as a Climbing Arborist

 

North Island College Courtenay

Telephone: 250.923.9724
Email: julia.peters@nic.bc.ca

  • Level 1 Landscape/Production Horticulture, starting in February
  • Level 2 Landscape/Production Horticulture, starting in September
  • Technical training for Level 1 or Level 2 in Landscape/Production Horticulture Apprenticeship

 

Pacific Horticulture College Victoria

Telephone: 250.479.3210
Email: collegeadmin@hcp.ca

  • Foundation Program (equivalent to Level 1 & 2 Landscape/Production Horticulture)
    • 10 month full time program, starting in January
    • Graduate with a Landscape Horticultural Certificate
  • Level 3 & 4 Landscape Horticulture
    • Available part-time or full-time
    • For more information click here

 

Thompson Rivers University Kamloops

Telephone: 250.828.5180
Email: ephillips@tru.ca

  • Foundation Program (equivalent to Level 1 & 2 Landscape/Production Horticulture)
  • 35 week full time program, starting in August
  • Click here for current start dates
  • Graduate with a Horticulture Certificate

 

Thompson Rivers University Williams Lake

Telephone: 250.392.8020
Email: wlmain@tru.ca

  • Foundation Program (equivalent to Level 1 & 2 Landscape/Production Horticulture)
  • 36 week full time program, starting in March
  • Graduate with a Horticulture Certificate

UBC Botanical Garden & Centre for Plant Research Vancouver

Telephone: 604.822.4208
Email: garden.info@ubc.ca

  • Foundation Program (equivalent to Level 1 & 2 Landscape/Production Horticulture)
  • 9 month full time program, starting in September
  • Graduate with a Horticultural Technician Certificate

 

Vancouver Island University Nanaimo

Telephone: 250.754.8756
Email: michael.girard@viu.ca

  • Foundation Program (equivalent to Level 1 & 2 Landscape/Production Horticulture)
  • 9 month full time program, starting in January
  • Click here for current start dates
  • Graduate with a Horticultural Technician Certificate