Contact Information

ACS Distance Education Limited
UK Company No. 4624913

Student Services

Address: PO Box 4171
United Kingdom
Telephone: 01384 442752 between 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. (UK Only)
International Phone: +44 (0)1384 442752
Email : [email protected]

Australian Affilate

Address: PO Box 2092
Nerang MDC, QLD 4211
Telephone: +61 7 5562 1088
Email : [email protected]

Note: The range of courses offered differs to a point, between these two schools


A series of self paced short courses-they can be completed over as few as 2 days (20 hours); or spread over months if so desired.


Over 100 ebooks written and published by our publishing department


Lisence our product or software and run your own school or bookshop.


ACS Distance Education is a College of Horticulture offering horticulture courses, as training for horticulture jobs through home study gardener courses for a career in horticulture, landscaping or plant science.
The principal, John Mason is a well known horticulture professional and garden writer, both in the UK and in Australia. He has been promoted to "Fellow" in the IOH (Institute of Horticulture, UK) and also by the AIH (Australian Institute of Horticulture. He is a long term member of both the Horticultural Media Association in Australia, and the Garden Media Guild in the UK.  Mr Mason has worked in horticulture for more than four decades, is author of more than 100 books; and leads a team of highly qualified and experienced horticultural experts located in both the UK and Australia.

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