Capital Growth training

Learn about urban food growing and running community gardens with our hands-on sessions in gardens across London, covering six themes:

  •  Urban food growing: Start from the basics to get it right
  •  Growing enterprise: Focus on enterprising ideas and selling produce
  •  Get children growing: Engage children and young people outdoors
  •  Grow for it! Learn something new or unusual
  •  Growing culture: Focus on London's food growing heritage
  •  Growing connections: Growing for health, wellbeing and community

Upcoming training

Our 2019 training programme brings together the expertise of our 15 Hubs and Partners and independent trainers for an excited programme tailored just for you! All courses, more details and booking via Eventbrite.

Downloadable training poster Jul-Nov 2019

We've got a harvest promotion on all our upcoming courses!

20% off all autumn courses when booking via Eventbrite. Promo. code 'Harvest20'. 




Booking & Payment

Workshops start at £15 for Capital Growth member gardens (member rates apply to all Capital Growth members, staff and volunteers) and London Food Link Supporters. Advance booking via Eventbrite is essential. If you're not already a member, why not join? It's free and easy to register with Capital Growth.

N.B. Thanks to National Lottery Heritage funding for our Growing Culture training courses, National Lottery players are eligible for a 20% discount, please get in touch with us at for more information. 

Bursaries are available for the unwaged. For enquiries about bursaries or group discounts, bespoke training or site visits contact


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Capital Growth is London's Food Growing Network, with over 2000 members. Whether you are growing at home, as part of an allotment, in a community group or school you can join for free to receive benefits such as discounts, advice and monthly enewsletters.

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