Diploma in Horticulture

Diploma in Horticulture


Horticulture defined as the art or practice of garden cultivation and management. It generally develops how we use plants, for food and other human purposes, and improving the environment and personal aesthetics.

Nowadays, you can apply for various jobs with a Diploma in Horticulture, including Nursery Manager, Landscape Contractor, Arborist, etc.


The Diploma in Horticulture course will equip you with the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career in horticulture. You’ll learn plenty of technical skills, learn the principles of plant science and soil science. A variety of topics included in this course, including business management and completing a project in the land-based sector. In addition to that, you’ll be able to take your skills and knowledge to an advanced level of a centre-based environment to progress within the Horticulture industry.

Course design

The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.

You are taught through a combination of

  • Text lessons
  • Online study materials
  • Mock exams
  • Multiple-choice assessment

How is the course assessed?

To successfully complete the course, you must pass an automated, multiple-choice assessment. The assessment is delivered through our online learning platform. You will receive the results of your assessment immediately upon completion.

Will I receive a certificate of completion?

Upon successful completion, you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised certificate, and you can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your PDF Certificate at a cost of £9 and Hardcopy Certificate for £15.

Why study this course

Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited qualification attesting to your knowledge.

The Diploma in Horticulture is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.

Course Curriculum

Diploma in Horticulture - Updated Version
Module 01: Introduction to Horticulture 00:29:00
Module 02: Structure and Function of Horticulture Plants 00:41:00
Module 03: Growth of Horticulture Plants 00:31:00
Module 04: Impact of Temperature 00:31:00
Module 05: Impact of Light 00:37:00
Module 06: Impact of Soil and Water 00:35:00
Module 07: Plant Propagation 00:31:00
Module 08: Plant Nutrition 00:32:00
Module 09: Harvesting, Training and Pruning 00:39:00
Model 10: Growing Plant Indoors 00:37:00
Module 11: Ornamental Horticulture and Garden Design 00:40:00
Module 12: Cut Floral Design and Landscaping 00:32:00
Module 13: Plant Pathology, Entomology and Weed Control 00:21:00
Module 14: Permaculture and Arboriculture 00:30:00
Module 15: Professional Opportunities in Horticulture 00:35:00
Module 16: Biotechnology Applications in Horticulture 00:54:00
Diploma in Horticulture - Old Version
Module: 01
Basic Botany 00:30:00
Plant Classification 00:15:00
Soil Science 00:30:00
Plant Nutrition Requirements 00:30:00
Plant Pests, Diseases & Problems 00:30:00
Module: 02
Basic Concepts of Organic Gardening 00:30:00
Weed Control 00:15:00
Plant Propagation 02:00:00
Amenity Horticulture, Plant Selection and Native Plants 01:00:00
Indoor Plants 00:45:00
Lawns 00:30:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam – Diploma in Horticulture 00:20:00
Final Exam
Final Exam – Diploma in Horticulture 00:20:00

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