Inspecting and Maintaining Plants

​​ ​​​​​ ​​​​​ Register Interest

About the Course

Would you like to weed, fork, mulch and prune plants like a pro? Start here, with this microlearning course (MLC). Learn how to inspect your plants, help them grow, and keep them looking their best.

Why is this course for you?

As a landscaping enthusiast, you need to know the various maintenance practices and why they are important to your landscaped areas. In this MLC, you will learn:

  • What plants require for good healthy growth
  • How to inspect your plants and recognise if they are having problems
  • Watering, weeding, forking and mulching techniques
  • How to prune dead or unhealthy plant parts



Course Curator

School of Life Sciences and Chemical Technology

School of Life Sciences and Chemical Technology, Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Established in 1989, the School of Life Sciences and Chemical Technology (LSCT)’s mission is give students the best R&D education and training through intensive lab- and field-based training, as well as project and workplace learning. Our courses are regularly endorsed by industry experts, renowned research institutes and top universities locally and abroad. LSCT seeks to ignite students’ natural curiosity about the world, fuel their passion for discovery, and prepare them for exciting careers in science.