Do you dream of a fulfilling career in horticulture or working with plants? Are you a landscaper seeking to add skills and develop credentials? If you've answered "yes", then UBC Botanical Garden's Horticulture Training Program is your gateway to a vibrant and satisfying career.
Discover the Horticulture Training Program:
Join us for an online information session led by our Principal Instructor, Allison Luke. During this session, Allison will introduce you to the breadth of our highly-regarded program and offer a sneak peek into what you can expect. Don't miss the chance to get your queries answered during the Q&A session at the end!
Meet Your Expert Teacher - Allison Luke:
Allison isn't just an instructor; she's a Red Seal Certified horticulturist who went through the Horticulture Training Program as a student! With a gardening journey that sprouted in 2007, Allison has cultivated her expertise over nearly two decades in a mix of public horticulture (VanDusen Botanical Garen and Queen Elizabeth Park) and private industry. Prior to becoming the principal instructor at UBC, she was the head gardener for The Arbutus Club while at the same time delivering courses in the Residential Landscape Technician Program at Burnaby Community & Continuing Education. As a horticulturist, teacher, and artist, Allison's passion for all things green, coupled with her lifelong curiosity, shapes a teaching style that is both comprehensive and down-to-earth. Prepare to be equipped with technical prowess and practical skills, setting you on a path to carve your niche in the industry.
Date & Time: February 22nd 7:00pm-8:00pm
Format: This event will take place on Zoom. The link will be on the order confirmation page.
Why Register in Advance?
While registration up to the start of the event is welcomed, securing your spot early helps us tailor the session to the group's size. We extend a warm welcome to all prospective attendees eager to learn more about our program.
Ready to sow the seeds of your horticultural success? Visit us to learn more about the UBC Botanical Garden Horticulture Training Program.
Don't miss this opportunity to cultivate your passion!