“A one day course on designing with levels that delivered all the detail and expertise needed. I would recommend Pickard to any garden designer who wants or needs some professional development.”
Pickard Team

WE RUN OUR COURSES FROM BRISTOL & LONDON

Bristol: The Create Centre
Please contact the school for dates, prices and current availability for all our CPD courses.

London : The Garden Museum
Please contact the school for dates, prices and current availability for all our CPD courses.

  • For established designers and those new to the industry
  • The building blocks to further your career

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.