Course Title: Pruning Top & Soft Fruit
Course Code: HR151

Department: Horticulture
Course Type: Part Time

Using the correct pruning technique is critical to enjoying the best possible harvests of top fruit and soft fruits:- currants, gooseberries, etc. The course will give you the information and practice to become confident when pruning your own fruit trees and bushes.

A classroom session will be followed by pruning practice on the KMC fruit garden and grounds.



College Certificate

Course Content

Formative pruning of fruit trees & bushes
Tools and equipment for pruning

Next Steps

This course can be combined with Planting for Fruit Production (HR152) which runs during the morning of this qualification

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions
21-Nov-18 21-Nov-18 1.30 p.m. 4.30 p.m. Part Time Wed 1
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

Clothing and footwear suitable for outside pruning activity.


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