Course Title: RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Horticulture – Plant Growth, Propagation & Development
Course Code: HR147

Department: Horticulture
Course Type: Part Time Day

An updated version of the well-respected RHS Certificate designed to fit around work commitments. You will study plant classification, nutrition, health, propagation, plant selection, lawn maintenance, fruit and vegetable production and more. This forms part of the suite of Level 2 RHS qualifications.

Formal teaching will take place between 1pm and 3pm with an opportunity for additional support between 3pm and 4pm.



Certificate in the Principles of Plant Growth, Propagation and Development (QCF)

Course Content

The units covered are:
Plant classification, structure and function
Plant nutrition and the root environment
Maintaining plant health
Understanding plant propagation

Entry Requirements

Although there are no formal entry requirements, students need to be literate and numerate. If you have any concerns please contact us. Tetanus protection is recommended. Minimum age is 16 years.

Next Steps

RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Horticulture - Garden Planning, Establishment and Maintenance (HR121)

Career Opportunities

Self employed gardener Gardener in historic gardens Nursery worker Garden Centre worker