CHRISTINE WALKDEN
E-mail:- gardener@cmwalkden.fsnet.co.uk 

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PROFESSIONAL TRAINING COURSES AND WORKSHOPS

For more details on what each course covers, along with costs, please contact Christine by email gardener@cmwalkden.fsnet.co.uk


 

 Courses for Garden Centres, Farm Shops, Farmer's Markets and   Supermarkets

 

 

       Product Knowledge Pot plants, Cut flowers, Organics, Exotics, Fruit and Vegetables, Other fresh produce.

 

       Product Knowledge Pesticides, Weedkillers, Lawn Care products, Fertilizers, Composts.

 

        Merchandising Fresh Produce.

 

        Quality Issues- Fruit and Vegetables, Cut flowers, Pot plants, Exotics, Organics, Other fresh produce.

 

       The Christmas Countdown. Preparing, Presentation, Product Knowledge of lines selling at Xmas.

 

        Handling and Care of Cut Flowers.

 

        Storage, Display and Care of Vegetable Plants in Garden Centres.

 

        Bedding Plants in the Garden Centre.

 

        Containers for Decorative Display.

 

        Bulbs Product knowledge.

 

        Pride In the Produce.

 

        Merchandise to Sell.

 

        Garden Centre Display.  Please click for details

 

        Farm Shop Display and Merchandising. Please click for details

 

        Choice and Care of Conservatory Plants.

 

        Care of House Plants.

 

        Handling and Care of Cut Flowers.

 

        Personal and Product development.

 

        Time management.

 

        Planning and Organizational Skills.

 

        Communications in the Work place.

 

        Making your sales grow.

 

        Selling skills.

 

        Customer Care.

 

        HTA Retail Plant Care Award.

 

        HTA Retail Shop Care Award.

 

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