About this Program

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

Program Highlights

  • Students have the opportunity to work on permanent and temporary projects on the campus grounds
  • Landscape design projects are from actual sites in the community
  • Hands on equipment demonstration and use, including stone saw, vibratory plate tamper, miter saw, excavator, zero turn lawn mower, etc.
  • Skidsteer operation and licensing
  • Graduates are in high demand among employers, thanks to industry growth across Canada

Career Opportunities

  • Design/build companies
  • Fencing and deck companies
  • Golf course construction contractors
  • Snow management
  • Landscape sales and marketing
  • Green roof installation
  • Green wall construction
  • Interior plantscape installation
  • Sustainable landscape design

Our company has greatly benefited from the positive contribution of both Niagara College graduates and co-op students alike. The training provided by Niagara’s Landscape program is extensive and relevant to the landscape industry.

Michael Schmahl, N.P.D. Horticultural Co-ordinator

Admissions and Availability

Ontario College Diploma
#0775 - 2 Years NOTL
Starting In Availability
September 2017Not Available
January 2018Waitlisted (What's this?)
May 2018Not Available
September 2018Not Available
January 2019Open
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.

Graduates can apply into an extended one year degree program in Landscape Management, Production Horticulture, or Golf Course Management at Olds College