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RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Garden Planning, Establishment and Maintenance

This qualification provides a route to employment in professional horticulture by assessing your 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.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Horticulture
Adult and Community
Location: Broomfield Hall
Full Time or Part Time: PT
Level: 2
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: Y
Weeks: 36
Hours: 3.00
Start: 14/09/2022
Days/Times:
Broomfield Hall

Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/rhs-level-2-certificate-in-the-principles-of-garden-planning-establishment-and-maintenance
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Course Information for Students

This qualification provides a route to employment in professional horticulture by assessing your 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

This course will be delivered on-site.

You will need to provide:

  • Steel toe-capped boots
  • A drawing board, set squares, scale ruler and ink pens for drafting

The course will be assessed throughout to meet RHS criteria.

You could go on to the following qualifications:

  • RHS Garden Planning Level 3
  • RHS Practical Certificate Level 2 or Level 3

For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or enquiries@derby-college.ac.uk

Course Information for Employers

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Career Information

This course could lead to one of these careers...

Horticultural Trades

£18902

Horticultural Trades

More Careers Information at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/career-pathways
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Course Information Last Updated On: October 22, 2021 3:34 pm