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Gardener | Vocational Qualification in Horticulture


Competence area of Landscape Industries
Gardeners who have completed the competence area of landscape industries are able to build and maintain safe and pleasant green areas that support biodiversity. They are familiar with the materials used in landscaping and know how to work with them. They can interpret the documents used in landscaping and maintenance and comply with the quality requirements of the sector. They can operate the machinery, equipment, and tools used in the building and maintenance of green areas.

Well-equipped indoor and outdoor practice areas. Schools own garden/flower shop is run by students
The practice periods are in real local companies or in the public sector.

Basic working clothes are provided by the school.

Vuoksi Student association has a game room at the campus (billiard, ping pong, darts, table football). The Student Association organizes also different events during the year.

Vuoksi Campuses are located close to the Kauhajoki town center.
Kauhajoki town is situated in southern Ostrobothnia. With its dynamic and thriving business community, Kauhajoki is the second largest town in the Province of Western Finland in terms of land area. The population is approximately 14 000.
Kauhajoki is known for its beautiful nature. Two national parks, Lauhanvuori – Hämeenkangas UNESCO Global Geopark, and the magnificent landscape of the Hyypänjokilaakso river valley will inspire any visitor to pause and admire the diversity of nature. The boundless expanse of the Ostrobothnia lowlands is a breathtaking sight.
Kauhajoki has a wide range of training and educational institutes offering general, vocational, and tertiary education.

More information on Kauhajoki:

We will help with finding accommodation.

Students can search for accommodation:

Kauhajoen Asunnot Oy (ent. KKVA) | Kotisi Kauhajoella

Vuokra-asunnot Kauhajoki: 8 kpl – Vuokraovi.com

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