Level 1 Diploma in Practical Horticultural Skills (Part-Time)

Course Overview

A practically based course aimed at individuals who want to improve their horticultural and skills that can be used to either enhance their job opportunities or their own gardens. Assessment is done through observation of practical work and underpinning knowledge questioning. A wide range of subjects covered include propagation, pruning, machinery use and plant maintenance.

  • Entry Requirements

    Either Level 1 Horticultural qualification or previous experience within horticulture, plus all students will be interviewed.

  • Career Prospects

    Employment within a range of horticulture / landscaping career paths including garden design, garden maintenance, amenity horticulture and the retail sector. Also suitable for the keen home gardener.

  • Course Modules

    A practical course to develop your gardening/horticulture skills.

  • Assessment

    Portfolio of evidence

  • Additional Costs

    PPE as advised by your tutors

Study Mode



Neath College

Course Length



20/21 fees: POA

Fees Policy