This qualification is designed for those with some previous experience of horticulture and wanting to work at a supervisory level or above in outdoor jobs and combines knowledge and practical work with employment experience. Those who are interested in working in, or are already employed in; landscape gardening, parks, gardens and greenspaces, production horticulture, garden centres, nurseries and cemeteries.
Share this course with someone you know...
you are working in the horticultural sector and would like to develop your role, expertise and responsibilities.
five GCSEs at grade C or 5, including English and maths. You'll also need an employer willing to hire you as an apprentice, we can help you find one if need be.
from a chosen pathway: horticulture, landscaping, production horticulture or parks, gardens and green space.
ongoing assessment throughout your course. You'll also work towards a level 2 functional skills qualification in English and mathematics.
improving your employment prospects with key industry skills and knowledge.
employment or university study at Bicton College on our FdSc Horticulture. Alternatively you may wish to study one of our degrees in partnership with, and delivered at the Eden Project: HND/HNC Garden & Landscape Design, FdSc Horticulture, BSc (Hons) Horticulture (Garden 7 Landscape Design) or BSc (Hons) Horticulture (Plant Science).
*Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The college reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility.