Gardening Courses

Explore the world of gardening with our online courses and learn how to cultivate green spaces, nurture vibrant plants and more.


Yes, online gardening courses are suitable for learners of all levels, from beginners with little gardening knowledge to experienced gardeners looking to boost their skills.

Gardening skills are useful to anyone looking to enhance their own garden and outdoor spaces. If you’re interested in a career that requires gardening skills, some options include professional gardener, landscape designer and horticulturist.

Dive into the world of gardening and build expert skills with our flexible online gardening courses. Designed to equip you with the knowledge needed to create and nurture thriving gardens, we have a wide range of courses catering to gardening enthusiasts of all levels.

Become a gardening expert

Master the techniques of planting, cultivating, and nurturing plants to create outdoor and indoor spaces that bloom with beauty. With our courses, you’ll learn to effectively grow plants while developing an understanding of soil, sustainable gardening practices and more. Elevate your gardening skills and discover the joy of cultivating your own piece of paradise.

Build gardening skills online

Our fully online courses will guide you through both the essentials and advanced aspects of gardening. You’ll gain the ability to nurture plants, attract pollinators, and transform green spaces alongside top universities and expert educators. Build expert gardening skills around your own schedule as you study at any time, from anywhere.

Earn a gardening certificate

Earn personalised gardening certificates when you complete an online course on FutureLearn, complete with lead educator signatures, organisation logos and course details. Showcase your skills and achievements in gardening with certificates as you build your skills. Check out our other nature and environment courses to continue your learning journey.

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