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Location: Broomfield Hall
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Tuition (£): 850.00*
24+ Loan Amount: 850.00****
The Level 3 Certificate in Practical Horticulture focuses on developing the essential basic horticultural skills. These not only offer opportunities for employment, but also provide the foundation for further skills development at Levels 2 and 3.
By carefully focusing on key essential skills, it has been possible to develop a practical qualification that can be studied on a part-time basis, either during the day or in the evening. RHS theoretical and practical qualifications are offered separately in order to provide maximum flexibility to candidates, providers and employers.
You need a Level 2 RHS or equivalent qualification, such as a Level 2 Diploma in Horticulture (Dist) or Subsidiary Diploma at Level 3.
Establishing and maintaining a range of different plant forms
Plant, weed, pest and disease identification and control
Management of green spaces, landscaped areas and ornamental gardens
How will I be assessed?
The course will be assessed throughout its duration to meet RHS criteria.
Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?
You will need to provide your own:
Steel toe-capped boots
What can I do after this course?
After the course, students can progress to the HNC in Professional Gardening or complete the Level 3 Garden Planning unit.
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* Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are not entitled to any concessions.
*** Co-Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are entitled to any partial concessions.
**** Advanced Learner Loan: if you are aged 19 or over and want to study at Level 3, 4, 5 or 6, you could apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the costs of your study. This is the fee that would need to be financed by a successful application for a loan. Alternatively, you or your employer could pay the fees directly.