Home Study Instructor Certification Bundle
This course is recommended only for those who have extensive experience in the method. You will be asked to share your experience by email before proceeding. For more training and live interaction please enroll in the Online Certification Course.
Note: It is also available to Audit and these requirements do not apply.
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Mel says,"So the question isn’t really, “Why do you want to be part of something so positive and world-changing and purely wonderful as SFG?” The question really is, “Why wouldn’t you?” And, of course, there’s just no good answer to that particular question. I hope you’ll join me in making this a better world through SFG because that’s our mission and that’s the best possible reason for becoming an SFG Certified Instructor.
These items are required to pursue this program:
- Have read All New Square Foot Gardening and are very experienced in the SFG method.
- Be prepared to share a photo of your established and flourishing SFG.
As a Certified Square Foot Gardening Instructor, you will earn the credential to share this life changing method with your community and abroad. Our instructors teach SFG in their local schools, garden centers and nurseries, churches, clubs and some in remote parts of the world. Entrepreneurs have used the certification to start a gardening business of their own. We have developed a 3 week (1 session per week) program in which you will be immersed in an exciting gardening and learning experience and become a Certified Square Foot Gardening Instructor! It has taken our team years to learn, experience and build the information that is in this program. We invite you to accelerate your life's journey and to reap the benefits right away!
- SFG 101 class download
- SFG 201 class download
- SFG Certification Course Home Study (correspondence course)
Take your time and learn at your own leisure to become a Certified SFG Instructor with our Home Study Certification Teacher Course.
Upon Certification Completion you will receive:
1 Membership in the SFG community and title on the SFG forum.
2 Teaching Certificate
3 Online Resources including teaching power points and photos and more available on an exclusive Instructor's website.
4.Your name and contact information listed on our website.
5. Wholesale purchasing
Square Foot Gardening Home Study Certification Process
- Read and study the All New Square Foot Gardening book and have experience with the method.
- You will be sent an email with a study guide to complete
- Complete the study guide – open book quiz
- Take pictures of your completed Square Foot Garden, demonstrating an understanding and implementation of the SFG method
- Submit a video of yourself in a short teaching situation. No more than 10 minutes of any aspect of SFG you choose. This does not need to be in front of a formal class and can be a casual video teaching just a few family members or neighbors right in your own home or garden. If a video camera is not available you may schedule a phone interview.
- Email the completed study guide, pictures of your garden, and a short 10 minute video of you teaching SFG material