Become a Master Gardener

To become a Master Gardener you must complete the Master Gardener Study Program offered by Dalhousie University, Faculty of Agriculture.

There are 4 Online Courses and a 1 week on-site Summer School at Dalhousie University, Truro Campus.

Further information is available at the Dalhousie University, Faculty of Agriculture Website.


To become a Certified Master Gardener, you must complete the Education Program and 25 hours of volunteer services.

We encourage all interested students to become AMGA Members

Becoming a student member puts you in contact with other Master Gardeners, AMGA Newsletter, Conferences, Workshops and Gardening Events.

Annual Fee of $25