To improve lives by developing the skill and expertise to cultivate career opportunities in the field of horticulture.


To deliver effective and efficient education in the horticultural industry by facilitating an integrated, sustainable approach to horticultural training and education with systems and outcomes that effectively match the demonstrated need by the industry.
The following values will be reflected in the ongoing development and implementation of SSH:
Current Students and Alumni

Transcripts: See below to download the Transcript Request Form. Completed requests can be picked up or sent to your employer or school.
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Requesting Documents: For any other documents required, please complete the Document Request Form.
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Transcript Request Form - Download here!
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Prospective Students

Students can contact the school at any time in regard to admissions or inquiries regarding programs. Please email or call us and we would love to sit down with you and discuss your goals in the horticulture industry!

Language Proficiency Requirements: English is the official language of instruction at SSH. All applicants must demonstrate English language proficiency to be considered for admission to any program. Please see the attached policy below for further information.
Application Form for New Students - download here!
The development of the curriculum fits what is currently needed in the industry to secure employment and meet the consumer and industry needs. It was developed by Patricia Hanbidge, who is a respected Horticulturist. She has had over 30 years in the industry as an educator, a published writer and a consultant. She is experienced in many aspects of the field of Horticulture -- from the end of a spade, to outreach activities in the industry, to teaching upper level university courses, to small business development. Patricia has a unique mix of skills. 
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