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Horticulture and Landscaping - Specialist High Skills Major

This SHSM program offers students the opportunity to explore a specific career interest in horticulture and landscaping. It will allow students gain the skills and experience they need to help them in planning their path after high school.

Courses to be taken

2 - Horticulture and Landscaping Major Credits in Grade 11
2 - Horticulture and Landscaping Major Credits in Grade 12
2 - Cooperative Education Credits
1 - Grade 11 English Credit in the pathway*
1 - Grade 12 Math Credit in the pathway**
1 - Grade 11 or 12 Science or Business Studies Credit in the pathway
*Workplace pathway requires 1 Grade 12 English Credit
**Workplace pathway requires 1 Grade 11 Math Credit

Schools offering this SHSM

  • St. Patrick's High School

Certifications gained through this SHSM

  • Plant Identification
  • WHMIS Awareness
  • Level A CPR
  • Standard First Aid
  • Pruning
  • Lawn Mower Use and Safety
  • Grading and Drainage