Landscape Design, Construction & Maintenance

About the Course

In the Landscape Design, Construction & Maintenance course, students will gain a solid understanding of landscape design, as well as management techniques and practices. In addition, key topics are covered, including landscaping tools, design, maintenance, plant selection and more.

Total Lessons 30
Projects, Activities & Assessments 417

SAMPLE LESSON  Fertilizers & the Environment

Each lesson includes media-rich presentations, a pre-made lesson plan, assessments and engaging real-world projects and activities. To get an idea of what iCEV offers, explore the sample lesson and resources below.

Course Lessons

Field Trip: Dig It! The Secrets of Soil
Landscape Site Analysis
Landscape Design: Design Process
Plant Selection
Landscape Design: Introduction
Landscaping Styles
Landscape Maintenance Management
Estimating For Landscape Maintenance
Landscape Tools: Use & Safety
Power Blower
Power Shears
String Trimmer
Rotary Edger/Trimmer
21-Inch Rotary Mower
Pruning Informal & Formal Hedges
Pruning Roses
Introduction to Irrigation
Irrigating the Land
Landscape Irrigation Maintenance & Troubleshooting
Growing Media for Landscape Plants
Planting Herbaceous Plants & Ground Covers
Planting Trees & Shrubs
Elements of Pruning
Advanced Pruning
Plant Nutrition
Fertilizers & Soil Amendments
Fertilizers & the Environment
Pesticide Safety: Minimal Risk To The Applicator
Pesticide Safety in the Landscape
Professional Turf Management