At Pickard, our emphasis is on professionalism. We believe CPD is of vital importance, encouraging excellence within the profession and enabling individual designers to increase their professional standing, ability, performance and knowledge, and helping them to develop their businesses as a result.
We offer a range of short courses for both newly qualified students and existing practitioners to
enable to them keep up to date with subject-specific developments and also to widen and improve their skills set.
Recent courses have included :
- Advanced graphics, including drafting and rendering techniques
- Site surveying and site assessment
- Construction drawing and specification writing
- Contract administration and professional practice
- Running a design business for profit
- Marketing yourself and your garden design business
- Trends in planting design
- Environmental issues and garden design
Please contact the School for dates and course fees.