Landscape Design Course

Landscape Design Course Overview

Our Landscape Design Course covers the fundamentals of design and quickly advances to professional hands-on techniques. You also learn important business concepts and practices necessary to operate a landscape design business. Learn what you’ll actually use on the job, all in a convenient online course.

Students learn basic design techniques and their application to the development of landscaped properties. The program also provides instruction on the identification and application of the plants and structural materials used to execute landscape design projects. In addition, the program provides instruction on the basic business concepts and practices necessary to operate a landscape design business as well as theory and knowledge needed to maintain existing landscaped systems.

What you'll get

  • 6 units of course materials— lessons and HD video available online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • A professional landscape designer as your mentor— there to help you improve, provide technical support, and review your work as you move through the course
  • Access to our student forum— an online community to discuss courses, get answers to your questions, and share your photos
  • Up to 18 months to complete the course at your own pace
  • 14 days to review the course risk-free— full refunds offered in first two weeks after enrollment
  • NYIAD Certificate in Landscape Design delivered upon graduation

What you'll learn

  • The technical and conceptual knowledge required to be a successful landscape designer
  • How to design breathtaking landscapes from start to finish.
  • The business skills you will need to succeed as a professional landscape designer