Profession interior landscaper

Interior landscapers design, install, manage and maintain indoor green spaces to customer requirements.

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Personality Type

  • Enterprising / Realistic
  • Realistic / Enterprising
  • Realistic / Conventional

Knowledge

  • Pest control in plants

    Types and features of pests in plants and crops. Different kinds of pest control methods, activities using conventional or biological methods taking into account the type of plant or crop, environmental and climate conditions and health and safety regulations. Storage and handling of products.

  • Plant species

    The variety of plants, trees and shrubs and their special characteristics. 

  • Landscaping materials

    Field of information which distinguishes certain required materials, such as wood and wood chips, cement, pebbles and soil for landscaping purposes.

  • Design principles

    The elements used in design such as unity, scale, proportion, balance, symmetry, space, form, texture, colour, light, shade and congruence and their application into practice.

  • Plants contribution to indoor climate and health conditions

    The way different plants influence the indoor climate and what plants may cause allergy

  • Plant disease control

    Types and features of diseases in plants and crops. Different kinds control methods, activities using conventional or biological methods taking into account the type of plant or crop, environmental and climate conditions and health and safety regulations. Storage and handling of products.

Skills

  • Transport physical resources within the work area

    Transport physical resources such as products, equipment, materials, and liquids. Carefully load, transport and unload resources safely and efficiently, keeping the load in good condition.

  • Specify landscape design components

    Create design components and materials which are appropriate to site, purpose and expected usage. Recommend plants and materials suitable to the scheme and within budget.

  • Assist in interior plant projects

    Assist in or carry out the planting, maintaining, watering and spraying of flowers, hanging baskets, plants, shrubs and trees in interior decorations according to the work description or project

  • Create plant displays

    Create plant displays from interior or exterior plants to serve as borders in a formal or informal garden, hanging baskets, planting containers or indoor green walls.

  • Perform pest control

    Carry out crop spraying pest and disease operations in line with National industry and customer requirements. Carry out slurry and fertiliser spreading in accordance with local environmental regulations

  • Develop architectural plans

    Draft a master plan for building sites and landscape plantings. Prepare detailed development plans and specifications in accordance with applicable laws. Analyse private development plans for their accuracy, appropriateness, and compliance with laws.

  • Communicate with customers

    Respond to and communicate with customers in the most efficient and appropriate manner to enable them to access the desired products or services, or any other help they may require.

  • Manage artificial plant displays

    Prepare the artificial plants and other materials according to requirements. Set up, install and maintain artificial plant displays.

  • Assess risks and implications of a design

    Assess the risks of the site, proposed development and the implications of overall site layout for final design, utility, maintenance and safety of use.

  • Perform weed control operations

    Carry out crop spraying for weeds and plant disease operations in line with National industry and customer requirements.

  • Prune hedges and trees

    Cut and prune trees and hedges in ornemental forms, considering botanical and esthetical aspects.

  • Prepare planting area for planting

    Prepare planting area and soil for planting by fertilising, mulching and performing weed control. Take the conditions of the area, soil and plant type into account.

  • Prepare flower arrangements

    Prepare and arrange flower compositions according to design by applying necessary techniques and using necessary materials.

Optional knowledge and skills

create new landscape designs design landscape schemes build garden masonry agronomy perform services in a flexible manner work in a landscape team enhance landscapes operate landscaping equipment manage time in landscaping