Garden Design

Course Summary
Course Details
Fees & How to Enrol

Immerse yourself in the great outdoors and gain the knowledge and practical skills to create or reinvent garden spaces, in our two-step course in garden design.

During your studies, you’ll be taught how to choose the right plants and features for the space. You’ll also discover how to incorporate steps, pathways, ponds, rock gardens and more, to suit the overall design and create a truly personal and authentic space.

This course is suitable for beginners, making it the ideal tool for anyone looking to turn their passion for garden design into a career.

Fees:
£495*
or pay in interest free instalments

Study grants* available for those of you at home. Use code SG20 when you enrol and we will fund part of your course fees.

Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites for this course. This course has been designed to enable anyone, no matter their experience, to follow their creative passion.

Our Support Promise

You can phone or email your tutor at any point during your course –
to ask questions, for advice, encouragement or to draw on their wealth of knowledge.

You can also contact the support team who are here to help you Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

What you will learn

Section 1: Intermediate Regent Academy Diploma in Garden Planning

  • Lesson 1 – Garden Design and Planning
  • Lesson 2 – Plant Material Selection Establishment and Maintenance
  • Lesson 3 – Outdoor Food Production – Vegetables and Fruit
  • Lesson 4 – Horticultural Uses of Protected Environments

Section 2: Advanced Regent Academy Diploma in Garden Planning

  • Lesson 1 – Garden Design and Surveying
  • Lesson 2 – Landscaping Features
  • Lesson 3 – Realising a Garden Design
  • Lesson 4 – Specialist Plantings and Elements

Study Length

There are no deadlines for this course. Simply study in the comfort of your own home, and in your own time.

Your progress may depend upon how much time you would like to commit to study. However, as a rough guide, students tend to complete this course in approximately 9-18 months*.

* Timescales are approximate and depend upon application and motivation.

Certification

Regent Academy Diploma

You will receive the Regent Academy Diploma when you successfully complete this course. With Regent Academy’s reputation this can be a highly sought-after addition to your CV and powerfully showcases your skills to prospective employers or potential clients.

What's Next

Once you’ve completed this course, you’ll be able to create stunning outdoor spaces, not only for yourself, but for clients, and potentially tap into the lucrative garden design market.

For advice and support, get in touch with one of our tutors, or contact our support team from 9am – 5pm.

You could turn what you’ve learned into a career, or apply it to your existing role. For advice and support, get in touch with one of our tutors, or contact our support team from 9am - 5pm.

Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites for this course. This course has been designed to enable anyone, no matter their experience, to follow their creative passion.

Course fee & how to enrol

There are two ways you can enrol

Pay the total course fee of £495 in one sum and receive a voucher towards your next course
or
Pay a deposit of just £55, followed by 10 instalments of £44