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Landscape Gardening

Designing, installing, and maintaining gardens and landscaped areas in private and public spaces.

Landscape Gardening could be for you if you like:

  • Being creative
  • Craftsmanship
  • Making things
  • Using tools
  • Working outdoors

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More about Landscape Gardening

Landscape gardeners can expect to work on everything from a city park to a country garden, but always with the aim of creating an oasis of beautiful green tranquility.

It means they will be involved in the project from the original concept and design to landscaping, constructing, and planting using a knowledge of soil and weather conditions as well as how plants and trees grow.

They need great creativity and an ability to visualize how designs will look in reality, as well as an appreciation of the impact of a project on the existing natural environment and wildlife.

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Recent medallists in Landscape Gardening

WorldSkills Kazan 2019

  • Photo of Mario Loris Enz

    Mario Loris Enz

    Switzerland
    Gold

  • Photo of Fabian Hodel

    Fabian Hodel

    Switzerland
    Gold

  • Photo of Daniel Perkmann

    Daniel Perkmann

    South Tyrol, Italy
    Silver

  • Photo of Patrick Staschitz

    Patrick Staschitz

    South Tyrol, Italy
    Silver

  • Photo of Luis Carlos Figueroa Figueroa

    Luis Carlos Figueroa Figueroa

    Colombia
    Bronze

  • Photo of Nelson Alejandro Rojas Duarte

    Nelson Alejandro Rojas Duarte

    Colombia
    Bronze

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