Landscape Gardening

Tasks of this skill category are based on Vocational qualification in Horticulture. The profession name of the vocational qualification is puutarhuri (gardener).

The working place can be, according to the competence area, for example as a seller in a flower and garden shop, as a farmer in garden production or in maintaining tasks of landscape gardening or green areas.

Description of the skill category

Landscape gardening is a technical field where machinery and equipment, as well as use and knowledge of flora, play an important role. The competition task may include plants, pavements, stairs and versatile material used in landscape gardening.

The competition is individual and has no age-limit.

Skill requirements

The competence requirements are based on the vocational qualification in horticulture, the competence area of landscape industries. The competence requirements correlate with the skill level “Excellent”, including the competence requirements of task modules.

Skill category managers

Skill steering group

  • Sanna Kivistö, Savon koulutuskuntayhtymä Sakky
  • Mika Rohunen, Espoon seudun koulutuskuntayhtymä Omnia
  • Minna Pasenius, Espoon seudun koulutuskuntayhtymä Omnia
  • Jukka Kantola, Ammattiopisto Livia
  • Tiina Rinne, Ammattiopisto Livia
  • Jussi Häkkinen, Bitucomp Oy
  • Ilpo Ruuskanen, Sasky koulutuskuntayhtymä
  • Ismo Lindroth, Koulutuskuntayhtymä OSAO
  • Ari Peltola, Pohjois-Karjalan koulutuskuntayhtymä Riveria
  • Thomas Vasenius, Espoon seudun koulutuskuntayhtymä Omnia
  • Marjatta Säisä, Opetushallitus

Partners of the skill

Main event partners