In this course you will learn...

  • THE BASICS - Understand the advantages of urban gardens, factors to consider, and what plants are suitable to grow.

  • BUILDING GARDENS - Learn to build/prepare various types of gardens in the space you have - small or large. Understand the costs needed to begin and the returns you can expect.

  • SOIL PREPARATION & PLANTING - Understand how to prepare your soil, plant your seedlings, and maintain a healthy garden.

Introduction Video

Course Outline & Meet Your Instructor

Course Curriculum

18 Video Lessons + PDF Notes

    1. Introduction

    2. Advantages of Kitchen Gardens

    3. Factors to Consider

    4. Types of Kitchen Gardens

    5. Suitable Plants

    6. Soil Preparation

    1. Vertical Growing Bag - Setup

    2. Vertical Growing Bag - Planting

    3. Vertical Growing Bag - Cost Analysis

    4. Multistory Garden - Setup (part 1)

    5. Multistory Garden - Setup (part 2)

    6. Multistory Garden - Planting and Cost Analysis

    7. Wooden Box Kitchen Garden

    8. Balcony Garden

    9. Balcony Garden - Cost Analysis

    1. Maximizing Growing Space

    2. Pests and Diseases

    3. Interview with a Farmer

    1. Help Us Improve

    1. Kitchen Gardens Course Notes

About this course

  • Free
  • 20 lessons
  • 2 hours of video content

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Don't Miss Out

At the end of this course, you will understand the basics of kitchen gardening and will be ready to build various structures.

Course Includes


    Access your lessons 24/7 on your mobile or computer.


    A downloadable PDF for offline viewing and reference.


    Certificate available when lessons are watched completely.

Common Questions

  • Where do I take this course?

    The course is entirely online, so you can partake whenever and wherever you want (as long as you have internet access).

  • Where is eLengo located?

    eLengo has an office located in Nairobi, Kenya. All of our training is conducted online on your mobile or computer.

  • When do courses begin?

    Whenever you like! You will be given lifetime access to the material and can take it at a pace that is right for you.

  • How long do courses take?

    Courses are designed so you can take them at a speed that is best for you. Most students will do it over 3-4 weeks, and others will complete it in a few days.

  • Who are the instructors?

    eLengo films courses with experts and practitioners throughout Africa. The majority of these practical courses are filmed directly on farms.

  • Do I get a certificate?

    Yes, you do! As long as you complete watching all of the course videos. Kindly note that this certificate is not an official course credit that can be used at other educational institutions.

  • How do I sign up and pay?

    Please click the sign-up links on this website and follow the instructions to complete your payment. If you are having issues and are located in Kenya you can complete payment to Mpesa - Buy Goods & Services - 541834. After sending please contact us over WhatsApp on 254 759 804 150.

  • Do you have a refund policy?

    Yes, if you are having issues accessing your course we will give you a full refund up to 24 hours after purchase.

  • Have another question?

    Please send us a message on WhatsApp (254 759 804 150) or Email ([email protected]).

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