Module Objectives

Participants to develop an awareness to view their actions through the sustainable practices lens in order to contribute positively to your sustainability goals and increase guest satisfaction with the exterior grounds experience.

Mission 1

Description

Mission 1 is designed to help participants identify the sustainability implications of Garden Maintenance.

Learning objectives

Participants will:

  • Learn the importance of a property’s exterior grounds in guest satisfaction.
  • Review the environmental impacts of water use.
  • Review the effects of chemical pesticide use on the environment.

Learning outcomes

  Participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the sustainability implications of Garden Maintenance.

Duration: 1/2 hour

Mission 2

Description

Mission 2 is designed to help participants develop a capacity for sustainable thinking and practice in Garden Maintenance.

Learning objectives

  Participants will:

  • Review opportunities to conserve water.
  • Review opportunities for waste reduction opportunities & recycling of garden waste.
  • Review opportunities to reduce the use of chemical pesticides.
  • Learn how compost is made.

Learning outcomes

Participants will be able to:

  • Recognise opportunities and apply practices that contribute to the protection of the environment.
  • Make compost.
  • Explain sustainable practices.
  • Apply the knowledge gained in their professional environment.
  • Apply the knowledge gained in their personal environment.

Duration: 1/2 hour

Mission 3

Description

Mission 3 is a quiz section of variable difficulty. Participants compete against each other to improve their score, win badges and rise on the scoreboard and leaderboard tables.

Learning objectives

Participants will:

  • Test their knowledge and skills based on the learning objectives of Mission 1 and Mission 2.

Learning outcomes

Participants will be able to:

  • Assess their competences in sustainable practices in Garden Maintenance.

Duration: 1/2 hour