RHS Certificate In Practical Horticulture

QUALIFICATION
RHS Certificate In Practical Horticulture Level 2
LOCATION
Duchy College Rosewarne
START DATE
16 September 2022
DURATION
16 Weeks
LEARNING AREA
Horticulture, Floristry & Arboriculture
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

RHS Certificate In Practical Horticulture

This is an ideal qualification for entry into horticultural employment, improving practical skills or further study. It covers a wide range of horticultural topics and up-to-date working practices. This is an appropriate course for someone looking for a career change or to gain a better knowledge

QUALIFICATION
RHS Certificate In Practical Horticulture Level 2
LOCATION
Duchy College Rosewarne
START DATE
16 September 2022
DURATION
16 Weeks
LEARNING AREA
Horticulture, Floristry & Arboriculture
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

What you will learn

Complete all of the following:
Soil testing
Sowing seeds and vegetative propagation techniques
Practical skills in ground preparation for seeding and planting
Practical skills in establishing seeds and plants in soil
Care and pruning of plants
Identification of a range of common garden plants, weeds, pests, diseases and disorders and beneficial organisms

Optional units:
Sustainable garden practice at Rosewarne

Entry requirements

You won't need any formal qualifications to enrol, but you must be enthusiastic about plants.

Assessment

You will need to complete all of the practical tests and identification tests to achieve the level 2 certificate. This will involve some research and an element of homework.

Progression

Students who have completed this course go onto RHS Level 2 Theory Certificates and RHS Level 3 Practical Certificate.

Some students choose to go into employment as self employed gardeners and work for other organisations in a gardening role. This could include working in garden centres and plant nurseries.

Duchy College Rosewarne

Duchy College Rosewarne

This beautiful campus set just outside of Camborne has a rich history of national research and is cherished by students and staff. Whether its studying horticulture or animal care, the intimate community feel is the perfect learning environment. With a friendly and entertaining student hub, and the most passionate and dedicated team on hand to support the college experience, Duchy College Rosewarne is renowned for its student experience. Home to the most wonderful animals and plants, this is a truly unique and special place to have your #careercollege experience.


Complete all of the following:
Soil testing
Sowing seeds and vegetative propagation techniques
Practical skills in ground preparation for seeding and planting
Practical skills in establishing seeds and plants in soil
Care and pruning of plants
Identification of a range of common garden plants, weeds, pests, diseases and disorders and beneficial organisms

Optional units:
Sustainable garden practice at Rosewarne

You won't need any formal qualifications to enrol, but you must be enthusiastic about plants.

You will need to complete all of the practical tests and identification tests to achieve the level 2 certificate. This will involve some research and an element of homework.

Students who have completed this course go onto RHS Level 2 Theory Certificates and RHS Level 3 Practical Certificate. Some students choose to go into employment as self employed gardeners and work for other organisations in a gardening role. This could include working in garden centres and plant nurseries.

Duchy College Rosewarne

Duchy College Rosewarne

This beautiful campus set just outside of Camborne has a rich history of national research and is cherished by students and staff. Whether its studying horticulture or animal care, the intimate community feel is the perfect learning environment. With a friendly and entertaining student hub, and the most passionate and dedicated team on hand to support the college experience, Duchy College Rosewarne is renowned for its student experience. Home to the most wonderful animals and plants, this is a truly unique and special place to have your #careercollege experience.


Dates & Locations

  • Course type Adult
  • Location - Duchy College Rosewarne
  • Start Date - 16 September 2022
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £623.00
  • Day/Time - Friday, 09:30-12:45
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Course Code 10048-DRW-22

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