Hobby Homepage

Click here to see courses for Hobby Gardeners

Gardening is one of the most popular hobbies for people of all ages, across a diverse range of countries and cultures.

These web pages are devoted to gardening as a hobby; providing you with free information and links to other web sites and resources for hobby gardeners. 

Gardening E Books written by our principal John Mason
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Featured Courses

ACS offers many courses for the hobbyist and garden enthusiast - Self Sufficiency, Alternative Energy, Mud Brick Construction,  Herbs - medicinal and culinary, Permaculture and Organic farming.  Courses in plant varieties for the garden enthusiast (or professional grower) - Roses, Lavender, Orchids, Australian natives. Courses for the committed gardener - Garden Design, Plant Care, Soils and Nutrition, Home Garden Expert.

ACS provides distance education, video training, and on line studies to students worldwide (in over 50 countries).

Whether you choose to enrol in a hobby course or in a certificate or diploma - ACS staff and tutors strive to give you the best possible support in your learning experience.

ACS courses are internationally recognised and accredited through IARC.

ACS courses provide unique education at a higher academic standard than many vocational courses, but more relevant to the real world than what many university courses often provide.


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