Full Time Horticulture BTEC National Diploma

Easton Otley College
In Ipswich

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Typology BTEC
Location Ipswich
Duration 2 Years
  • BTEC
  • Ipswich
  • Duration:
    2 Years
Description

Students will receive an excellent grounding in a range of horticultural practices and principles. You will have a thorough understanding of both practical and theoretical aspects of horticulture.

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Government funding available

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Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Ipswich
Otley, IP6 9EY, Suffolk, England
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Starts On request
Location
Ipswich
Otley, IP6 9EY, Suffolk, England
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Course programme



Horticulture - BTEC National Diploma
Code: OHND3F021
Level: 3,
Type: Full Time
Aim of course
Students will receive an excellent grounding in a range of horticultural practices and principles. You will have a thorough understanding of both practical and theoretical aspects of horticulture.
What does the course involve? Students will cover a range of subjects including: Hort skills and plant knowledge, principles of plant and soil science, design principles, machinery operations, decorative horticulture, hard landscaping, rock and water. Three days per week for two years.
What qualifications do I need? 4 GCSEs grade C or above including English, maths or science or a BTEC first diploma. What equipment do I need?
Steel toe-capped boots and overalls.
What can I do after the course? Students can progress onto a Higher Education course, or perform various roles within the industry. You will be able to work as a gardener, for a local authority or gain access to consultancy.
Key Facts
Code: OHND3F021
Level: 3
Duration: 2 years
Type: Full Time
Awarding Body: BTEC
Start Date: September 2009

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