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Landscaping Careers

The fact that you are on this page means that you’re considering making a career change.

You’re not alone, nearly half the UK’s work force want a change of career. The good news is Landscaping careers are very rewarding and available for most people.

You’re not alone, nearly half the UK’s work force want a change of career. We are here to help you make that change and show you the different paths you can take to begin a new career in landscaping. There are opportunities ranging from practical hands-on roles to garden design and landscape architecture.

Go Landscape is an education, skills and careers programme that aims to enlighten and excite new recruits while also combating industry difficulties such as a serious skills shortage while also sustaining, building on and developing this unique and fulfilling sector.

Go Landscape offers young people a plethora of interesting and instructional career guidance on landscaping professions. The advice is tied to the Trailblazer Apprenticeship Standards and is aligned with the UK government's curriculum for the land-based economy. The British Association of Landscape Industries was essential in lobbying government and establishing the Trailblazer Apprenticeship Standards as approved qualifications in land-based colleges across the country.

Go Landscape brings together real-life tales and outstanding initiatives from the landscape industry's most influential groups and individuals. These provide real-world examples of what it's like to work in the sector that we're all so proud of, and why landscaping jobs offer meaningful career pathways with opportunity for everyone.

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