Gardening Courses - Durban - The School of Garden Design

The School of Garden Design was established in 1994, and is the oldest private garden design school in South Africa. The School is situated in Hillcrest, Durban, and offers a wide range of courses for the homeowner, domestic gardening staff, as well as for people in the landscaping and garden service industry. Learn about garden design, a holistic approach to the environment, eco-friendly gardening, choice of plant material, pruning, lawn care and much more, in the fully equipped learning facility with a well-stocked library.

The School of Garden Design also offers nationwide courses (particularly in Gauteng), as well as Correspondence Courses on garden design, plant selection and application.

The School of Garden Design In-House Courses:

  • Domestic Gardener Training Course
  • Two-Day Introduction to Garden Design
  • 12-Week Garden Design & Maintenance
  • Business Course for Landscapers/Garden Service
  • Plant Identification Course
  • Computer Design for Interior/Garden Designers.
  • CORRESPONDENCE COURSES: Garden Design & Maintenance; Business Course for Landscapers/Garden Service.

The School of Garden Design Contact Details:

Contact Person: Lindsay Gray (Principal)
Tel: (031) 765 3434
Cell: 082 44 99 237

Physical Address:
The School of Garden Design
55 Ridge Road,
Hillcrest 3610,

Postal Address:
The School of Garden Design
P O Box 535