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RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Garden Planning, Establishment and MaintenanceApply Now »
Location: Broomfield Hall
Days / Times: Tuesday 13:15 to 16:30
This qualification provides a route to employment in professional horticulture by assessing knowledge of the principles underpinning horticultural practices, and it supports career development for those already working in the profession. It also provides a foundation for further learning or training in the field of horticulture.
You need to have a keen interest in horticulture and garden design.
You should also have a Level 1 qualification in English and Maths.
Understanding garden features, plant selection and planning
Understanding the choice, establishment and maintenance of garden plants and lawns
Understanding the production of outdoor vegetables and fruit
Understanding protected environments and their use in plant cultivation
How will I be assessed?
The course will be assessed throughout the duration to meet RHS criteria.
Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?
You will need to provide:
Steel toe-capped boots
A drawing board, set squares, scale ruler and ink pens for drafting
What can I do after this course?
You could go on to the following qualifications:
RHS Garden Planning Level 3
RHS Practical Certificate Level 2 or Level 3
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*** Co-Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are entitled to any partial concessions.