Landscaping & Turf Management

  • Design, install, and maintain residential and commercial spaces
  • Construct creative natural living and recreational spaces
  • Operate and maintain professional landscaping equipment

FAQs

What can I do when I graduate?
  1. Landscaper
  2. Greenhouse worker
  3. Sales person at a garden or flower center
  4. Sprinkler system installer
  5. City parks and recreation worker
What would I do in this class?
  1. Lawn maintenance – mowing, applying mulch, trimming plants
  2. Lawn installation – seeding, sodding, and fertilization
  3. Golf, baseball, and sports fields management
  4. Explore the horticulture field
  5. Greenhouse management
  6. Use plants in landscaping
  7. Install wall stone, brick pavers, and hardscaping
  8. Install sprinklers, water features, and ponds
What can I do with further training?
  1. Start your own company
  2. Landscape architect

Program Quick Facts

Landscaping students must be able to:

  • Read and comprehend information and instructions as presented in class
  • Meet safety requirements to operate equipment and use tools
  • Stand, walk and work on feet for several hours at a time 
  • Communicate well with customers, managers and fellow workers 
  • Have good hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity to use dangerous equipment and tools
  • Perform the job in both hot, cold, and/or damp climate
  • Handle getting dirty as part of the job
 

Uniform requirements

  • Long-sleeved AND short-sleeved Carhartt shirt w/BCC logo and Carhartt pants

Career/Tech Club Affiliation

Announcements

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