RHS Level 2 Certificate in Practical Horticulture
Course Title: RHS Level 2 Certificate in Practical Horticulture
Course Code: HR156
Do you want to know more about growing food from your garden and creating an ornamental delight? An ideal way to gain solid practical experience and gain a respected qualification. Using the tutor’s expertise and the excellent college grounds, develop hands-on horticultural skills in a wide range of topics.
This course forms part of the suite of Level 2 RHS qualifications The weekly morning option can be combined with the Royal Horticultural Society theory course in the afternoon on the same day each week.
Certificate in Practical Horticulture (QCF)
Sowing seeds and vegetative propagation techniques
Ground preparation for seeding and planting
Practical seeds and plants in soil
Care and pruning of plants
Identification of plants
Identification of weeds, pests, diseases and disorders
Sustainable garden practice
Although there are no formal entry requirements, students need to be literate and numerate.
If you have any concerns please contact us
Minimum age is 16
Tetanus protection is recommended.
RHS Level 2 Certificates (Theory) (HR121 )( HR147)
Garden Design ( HR056)
Professional Skills for running a gardening business ( HR031)
Self employed gardener
Gardener in historic gardens
Garden Centre worker
Dates & Fees
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Location & Contact Details
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.