Level 2 Diploma in Practical Horticultural Skills (Full-Time)

Course Overview

The Level 2 Diploma in Practical Horticultural Skills is a Full-time Further Education course designed for those with some previous experience of horticulture / gardening. It is suitable for anyone wishing to work as a gardener / horticulturalist. This is located in the Catering, Hospitality and Agriculture (CHA) department.

It combines lectures with practical work. The course provides a foundation in the broad range of skills and knowledge needed to pursue a career in horticulture / gardening.

  • Entry Requirements

    A Level 1 qualification in horticulture. We welcome applications from mature students.

  • Career Prospects

    Employment/Self-employment within a range of horticulture/landscaping career paths including garden design, landscape maintenance, nursery work and the retail sector.

  • Course Modules

    A practical based course to develop your gardening/horticulture skills

  • Assessment

    Portfolio of evidence

  • Additional Costs

    There will be additional course-related costs.

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