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Horticulture Level 1

Diploma in Work based Horticulture Level 1Location – Morley Duration – 1 yearHow and what will I study? This is a practical course covering all aspects of gardening including:Health and SafetyThe Propagation of Plants from SeedsCollection and Preparation of CropsMaintaining Grass SurfacesYou will also be able to:Visit and Maintain Allotments, PrivateGardens and Community AreasUse PolytunnelsMaintain Walls, Fences Paths and EquipmentAttend a Dry Stone Walling optionalresidential with a cost of £75Additional Skills Qualification All learners will be expected to achieve additional Skills Qualifications including: Application of Number, Communications and IT. Induction At the beginning of the September term, the Induction programme is held. This could include subject tasters, Library induction and the issuing of relevant paperwork. It will also provide the opportunity for individual time tabling. Tutorial Progra ... (Training Available by Joseph Priestley College) Horticulture Level 1

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Introduction to Horticulture

This is a short course providing a gentle introduction to horticulture for the beginner. If you are considering a career in this area or would simply like to know more but do not yet feel ready for the RHS Level 2 course, this is an ideal starting point. This 6 module course covers a number of key subjects, including garden design and plant propagation, and leads to the award of a Garden School Introductory Certificate in Horticulture. Students have up to 12 months to complete this course, allowing them to work through the modules at their own pace. On average, however, it takes students around 6 - 8 months to complete the course, based on 2 - 3 hours study time per week.Study topics covered include: introduction to horticulture; plant propagation - seeds and cuttings; soils and soil cultivation; pests and diseases; and lawn care. Includes course book, RHS New Gardening, all course material and full tutorial support. Module 1 - Understanding your Garden: soil type; local conditions; pl ... (Training Available by Edinburgh Garden School) Introduction to Horticulture

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FdSc Horticulture

Who is this course for?19+ Summary If you would like a career in a healthy, rewarding subject where remuneration is excellent then this course is for you. There are several options available: Landscape Design, Construction and Plantsmanship looks at garden design and landscaping as well as plant knowledge; Global Plant Use, looks at how mankind has used and been influenced by plants and their products; the foundation degree is the modern equivalent of the Higher National Diploma as well as the first two years of an honours degree. Entry requirements120 UCAS points or equivalent 2 A levels in an appropriate subject Merit or distinction at National Diploma in Horticulture or related subject Mature students with relevant experience or interest are welcome to apply Any other relevant qualificationWhat will I be doing on the course?The subject of horticulture is very broad - ranging from commercial crop production to garden design. You will study a range of both core and specialist modules ... (Training Available by Cornwall College) FdSc Horticulture

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Horticulture Level 2

Diploma in Work based Horticulture Level 2Location – MorleyDuration – 1yearHow and what will I study? This is a practical course covering all aspects of horticulture including:How to Prepare Sites for LandscapingHow to Construct Boundaries and PathsHow to Establish Plants and MaintainEstablished PlantsYou will also be able to:Undergo Work ExperienceMaintain and Use MachineryGain Additional Qualifications such asFirst AidAttend a Compulsory Dry Stone Wallingresidential at a Cost of £75.Additional Skills Qualification All learners will be expected to achieve additional Skills Qualifications including: Application of Number, Communications and IT.Induction At the beginning of the September term, the Induction programme is held. This could include subject tasters, Library induction and the issuing of relevant paperwork. It will also provide the opportunity for individual time tabling.Tutorial Programme The tutorial ... (Training Available by Joseph Priestley College) Horticulture Level 2

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Horticulture

Horticulture CourseA Distance Learning Course of 14LessonsCourse Description The growing of plants and understanding of the make-up of the soil and the best way to ensure you maximise the ground around you is a skill a lot of us want to know. The course provides the skills and knowledge needed to better understand this complex subject. Course SyllabusBasic BotanyPlant ClassificationSoil SciencePlant Nutrition Plant Pests, Diseases & Problems Organic Gardening Weeds Basic Propagation Amenity Horticulture, Plant Groups and Families Planting and Plant Care Plant Notes and Indigenous Plants Exotic Plants Indoor Plants LawnsFor a more detailed syllabus on this course, click hereQualificationsOn completion of your course, you will receive two qualifications:Qualification 1: Horticulture DiplomaHorticulture Diploma is ... (Training Available by Elearn UK) Horticulture

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Award, Certificate, Diploma in Work-based Horticulture

LEVEL 1 Award, Certificate, Diploma in Work-based Horticulture The Level 1 Award, Certificate and Diploma in Horticulture are programmes of work-based training and assessment leading to nationally recognised qualifications. They aim to: meet the needs of learners who work or want to work in the Horticulture sector allow learners to learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the Horticulture sectorDuration:3 days per week over 36 weeks. Entry Requirements:Students should have a keen interest in horticulture. Work placements with local employers are encouraged and help will be given to arrange these. Many students also work alongside the Horticultural Technicians at Grimsby Institute. You will need overalls (if required), wet weather gear, gloves, STC boots, secateurs, knife, A4 lever arch file. How is the course assessed? The units will be assessed by the gathering of work-based evidence into a portfolio. The authenticity, sufficiency a ... (Training Available by The Grimsby Institute of Further & Higher Education) Award, Certificate, Diploma in Work-based Horticulture

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Horticulture and Garden Design (FdSc)

This course offers a higher level of qualification for a prospective entrant into the expanding UK horticulture market.(Training Available by University of Northampton) Horticulture and Garden Design (FdSc)

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Horticulture Apprenticeship

Who is this course for?A horticulture apprenticeship is the ideal way to earn money whilst gaining a nationally recognised qualification. The provision is open to anyone aged 16+ years provided that you meet current eligibility. You must be fully employed in your chosen career path and hold a genuine interest in your area of work, demonstrating enthusiasm and a strong determination to succeed.Entry requirementsGCSE qualifications are of benefit, but may not always be essential. For further advice speak to one of our Liaison Officers to discuss your individual needs.What will I be doing on the course?This level can take up to two years to complete where you will work towards a Level 2 Diploma in Work-based Horticulture. On this programme you will develop and demonstrate competence in the following areas:•Establish plants and seeds in soil •Establish decorative amenity areas •Identify the health and maintain the condition of general amenity turf •Monitor and mai ... (Training Available by Cornwall College) Horticulture Apprenticeship

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Horticulture

About the courseThe course gives you a basic understanding of what working in horticulture involves. The learning will take place in the wide and varied growing areas found at the Horsforth Campus. This learning will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to find employment or progress to additional courses in horticulture.During the course you will be given the opportunity to use an extensive selection of hand tools and industry recognised equipment. Students studying this course will also complete a wide range of activities promoting social development and employability skills.As part of the land-based team you will be asked to complete tasks common to the horticulture industry and produce plants to a sales standard. The programme is offered at the Horsforth Campus, begins in September and will last for one year.What will I learn?You will study a wide range of horticulture tasks. These could include:Plant propagation.Vegetable production.Plant maintenance.Pruning.Pes ... (Training Available by Leeds City College) Horticulture

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HORTICULTURE

Qualification: ADVANCED RHS CERTIFICATE Programme Area: Landbased Description:You will develop your understanding of theory of horticulture building on your knowledge developed within RHS General Certificate. You will work in the grounds of the Usk Campus. ... (Training Available by Coleg Gwent) HORTICULTURE

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Additional Horticulture Courses & Classes

Horticulture

Sectors Horticulture Horticulture is the industry of plant cultivation which includes the disciplines of plant breeding, crop production etc. Horticulturists work to improve crop yield & qualityEdutrain delivers qualifications for Operatives and Skilled Operatives working in Horticulture S/NVQ Horticulture Level 1S/NVQ Amenity Horticulture Level 2 ... (Training Available by Edutrain International Ltd.) Horticulture

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Horticulture

DescriptionThe growing of plants and understanding of the make-up of the soil and the best way to ensure you maximise the ground around you is a skill a lot of us want to know. The course provides the skills and knowledge needed to better understand this complex subject. OutlineBasic BotanyPlant ClassificationSoil SciencePlant Nutrition Plant Pests, Diseases & Problems Organic Gardening Weeds Basic Propagation Amenity Horticulture, Plant Groups and Families Planting and Plant Care Plant Notes and Indigenous Plants Exotic Plants Indoor Plants Lawns Additional InfoLanguagesEnglishCourse Length126.00 hoursDuration of AccessThis is only an approximate figure and is dependant upon how much time you can dedicate to your studies and how well you grasp the learning concepts in the course material. Furthermore, at the end of each lesson there is a question paper that needs to be completed and returned to your tutor. You should allow at least 1 - 2 hours of study to complete each question pa ... (Training Available by Tendering for Contracts Training) Horticulture

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Horticulture Courses

On the Horticulture course Learners are involved in a range of activities in everything from growing vegetables, preparing and marking out games pitches to the maintenance of the grounds, replacement bedding and nursery stock. The College has many facilities and is involved in a number of Local Charities and assists in the upkeep of the grounds of Local Hospitals and Schools. Students will work towards national qualifications at Award, Certificate or Diploma Level. Modules may include : Maintaining safe and effective working practices Transport supplies of physical resources within the work area Planting and establishing plants Maintaining plants and controlling unwanted plants Decking, Flagging, Block paving ... (Training Available by The Vocational College Ltd.) Horticulture Courses

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Horticulture

DescriptionThe growing of plants and understanding of the make-up of the soil and the best way to ensure you maximise the ground around you is a skill a lot of us want to know. The course provides the skills and knowledge needed to better understand this complex subject. OutlineBasic BotanyPlant ClassificationSoil SciencePlant Nutrition Plant Pests, Diseases & Problems Organic Gardening Weeds Basic Propagation Amenity Horticulture, Plant Groups and Families Planting and Plant Care Plant Notes and Indigenous Plants Exotic Plants Indoor Plants Lawns Additional InfoLanguagesEnglishCourse Length126.00 hoursDuration of AccessThis is only an approximate figure and is dependant upon how much time you can dedicate to your studies and how well you grasp the learning concepts in the course material. Furthermore, at the end of each lesson there is a question paper that needs to be completed and returned to your tutor. You should allow at least 1 - 2 hours of study to complete each question pa ... (Training Available by Trans-Atlantic College) Horticulture

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RHS Level 2 Principles of Horticulture

RHS Level 2 Principles of Horticulture Posted by admin on May 22nd, 2011 | 0 comments This is a 12 module online course, combining both of the short Level 2 RHS qualifications:RHS Level 2 Principles of Garden Planning, Establishment and MaintenanceRHS Level 2 Principles of Plant Growth, Propagation and DevelopmentStudents who complete both courses are awarded an RHS Level 2 Principles of Horticulture certificate. For a full copy of the syllabus click here. QualificationRHS Level 2 Principles of Horticulture Book Now and Begin Studying Within 2 Hours! The first batch of course material will be delivered within 2 hours* and you can then begin working through the material, print it off or save it to your computer. Only £165 (*7 days a week, between the hours of 5am and 9pm uk time only; at other times we’ll send your material through as soon as we get back to our desks!)Did you like this? Share it: Tweet Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. Name (required) Mail (wi ... (Training Available by Edinburgh Garden School) RHS Level 2 Principles of Horticulture

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Horticulture

The Apprenticeship in Amenity Horticulture will attract anyone who is interested in the construction and maintenance of designed landscapes and who likes working outside. It offers a huge range of opportunities, including branches such as soft and hard landscaping, private gardens, sports turf and golf greenkeeping, cemeteries and graveyard maintenance. On the Apprenticeship, people will study for NVQ in Amenity horticulture, which includes topics such as ground preparation, establishing and maintaining plants, and using and maintaining equipment. The learner will also cover a range of key skills, including communication and working others, as well as transferable skills such as health and safety. Once qualified, career prospects are excellent, including opportunities for progression to further learning, research, management or owning your own business. ... (Training Available by Badgehurst Training Ltd) Horticulture

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CERTIFICATE IN HORTICULTURE (ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE) VHT002

CERTIFICATE IN HORTICULTURE (ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE) VHT002It's easy to enrol...1Select a payment plan: (Fee Code:CT)*Plan A: 1 payment of £1,123.00Plan B: 2 payments of £613.00Plan C: 4 payments of £329.00 2Select a learning method(Whatis this?):*Correspondence3Courses can be started anytime from anywhere in the world! "An extensive course for anyone working or wanting to work in care of parks"A 600 hour course that provides initial training for anyone working, or intending to work in ornamental horticulture. This course is similar to other VHT002 horticulture certificates in its introductory (core) units, but devotes 50% of the course to topics specifically related to ornamental horticulture.The Certificate in Horticulture (Ornamental Horticulture) is a vocationally oriented course comprising core studies (general horticulture) and stream studies specific to ornamental horticulture.The objective of the course is to:* develop general and broad based skills in horti ... (Training Available by ACS Distance Education) CERTIFICATE IN HORTICULTURE (ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE) VHT002

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Award, Certificate and Diploma in Practical Horticulture Skills

LEVEL 1 Award, Certificate and Diploma in Practical Horticulture Skills The purpose of this qualification is to provide a Level 1 qualification in practical horticulture skills. The qualification is designed to meet the needs of learners looking for a qualification in fundamental horticulture skills as a basis for a steady career progression within the sector. It is a flexible system with units in discrete horticulture skills that can be built up into a full qualification or accessed as individual units, according to the needs of the learner. It provides candidates with a taster to the industry for those who are considering progressing into employment in the future. Duration:60 - 310 Guided Learning Hours. Entry Requirements:There are no formal entry requirements. How is the course assessed? The assessments for these qualifications are practical observation and questioning through assessments set by the awarding body. You will be required to build up a portfolio of evidence with help ... (Training Available by The Grimsby Institute of Further & Higher Education) Award, Certificate and Diploma in Practical Horticulture Skills

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Horticulture

About the courseThe course gives you a basic understanding of what working in horticulture involves. The learning will take place in the wide and varied growing areas found at the Horsforth Campus. This programme will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to find employment or progress to higher level courses in horticulture.During the course you will be given the opportunity to use an extensive selection of hand tools, mechanised and industry recognised equipment. Students studying this course will also complete a wide range of activities promoting social development and employability skills. As part of the land based team you will be asked to complete tasks common to the horticulture industry and produce plants to a sales standard. The courses begin in September and will last for one year.What will I learn?You will study a wide range of horticulture tasks. These could include:Turf maintenance.Plant propagation.Vegetable production.Plant maintenance.Pruning.Pest and ... (Training Available by Leeds City College) Horticulture

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HORTICULTURE (AMENITY HORTICULTURE)

Qualification: C&G WORK BASED AWARD, CERTIFICATE OR DIPLOMA LEVELS 1, 2 & 3 Programme Area: Landbased Description:You will learn how to care for plants and will find out about advanced propagation, interior landscaping, horticulture and planting schemes. You can take NVQs on their own or as part of other full time courses. ... (Training Available by Coleg Gwent) HORTICULTURE (AMENITY HORTICULTURE)

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