Course Title: Expert Horticulture Skills for Year Round Gardening
Course Code: HR177

Department: Horticulture
Course Type: Part Time

A three term course aimed at the home gardener who wishes to develop the knowledge and practical skills needed for a successful year round garden.Participants do not necessarily need extensive previous knowledge but will require an enthusiam for plants, gardens and all things horticultural.
The course will meet one morning per week during term time



College Certificate

Course Content

Ornamental gardening
Vegetable growing
Garden planning
Basic introduction to garden design

Entry Requirements

An interest in practical garden techniques with an enthusiasm to develop better skills.

Next Steps

For those who are seeking professional horticultural employment, the Royal Horticultural Society offer a number of courses. Maurward College. RHS courses are professionally assessed and examined. Attendance on a weekly basis, with extra study outside the classroom, demands a high level of student commitment, which is reflected in the regard with which these professional qualifications are held throughout the horticulture industry.

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions
12-Sep-19 25-Jun-20 9.15 a.m. 12.30 p.m. Part Time Thu 34
Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+

Additional Costs


Location & Contact Details


Kingston Maurward College Main Campus | Directions


Course Helpline 01305 215215

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Materials Required

Basic stationery - pens, pencils, notepad, lever arch file, dividers, etc. Protective overall and steel toe-capped boots - all protective equipment will be inspected by the course instructor. Waterproof clothing.


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