Horticulture

Introduction

Course Title: Level 2 Commercial Gardening & Landscaping
Course Code: HR220

Department: Horticulture
Course Type: Full time



Horticulture is a local, national and global industry that needs more people and this course is an ideal entry point for school leavers. It is designed to build on your natural enthusiasm and give you a broad understanding of the basic principles and practices of horticulture whilst working and studying in the Kingston Maurward College Grade 2 listed gardens.
It is suitable for people with a variety of skills and interests from the creative and scientific to the energetic or entrepreneurial.
The course offers a balance of both practical and theory and is the perfect preparation for those learners who wish to progress onto the Level 3 Diploma in Horticulture course or for those who wish to enter the horticulture, greenkeeping, landscaping and other plant-based green industries.

Overview

Course Content

C&G Level 2 Technical Certificate in Horticulture

Next Steps

4 GCSEs minimum grade 3/D, including English and maths. You will be required to complete a weekly work placement and must have a keen interest and enthusiasm in the subject. Tetanus protection is recommended.

Career Opportunities

Level 3 Diploma in Horticulture Intermediate/Advanced Apprenticeship in Horticulture

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions
07-Sep-20 25-Jun-21 9.15 a.m. 4.45 p.m. Full time Mon, Tue, Fri 35
Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+

Additional Costs

NPTC tests can be arranged if your course tutors think you are of a suitable standard following KMC training (dependent on attendance). An assessment fee will be payable to the examining body.

Location & Contact Details

Location

Kingston Maurward College Main Campus | Directions

Helpline

Course Helpline 01305 215215

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Materials Required

Following further training: Landscape architect, plant specialist, garden designer, gardener for heritage gardens and estates, gardener in domestic settings plant nursery or garden centre worker.

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