About this Program

Credential Awarded:Ontario College Diploma
Campus:Niagara-on-the-Lake Campus
Length:2 Years

Program Highlights

Students participate in extensive field trips to ornamental and vegetable greenhouses in the Niagara and Leamington areas and attend industry trade shows. First year students benefit from allied learning with the Horticultural and Landscape Technician (Co-op) programs.

Career Opportunities

  • Greenhouse management
  • Greenhouse crop production
  • Nursery management
  • IPM specialist
  • Technical sales
  • Garden centres
  • Horticultural research
  • Horticultural journalism

The positive hands-on learning experience, accompanied with the expert guidance provided by industry knowledgeable instructors, gave me the leading edge I need to be successful in today’s dynamic greenhouse industry.

Adam Hendriksen - Graduate 2005, Assistant Grower - St. David's Hydroponics

Start Dates

Ontario College Diploma
#0737 - 2 Years NOTL
Starting In Availability
September 2017Closed
January 2018Not Available
May 2018Not Available
September 2018Open
January 2019Not Available
May 2019Not Available

Future Study Options

We are proud to provide a range of future study options for NC students. More details on specific opportunities and partnerships can be found at niagaracollege.ca/transfercredit.