Horticulture NVQ

Barnsley College
In Barnsley

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Typology NVQ
Location Barnsley
Duration 1 Year
  • NVQ
  • Barnsley
  • Duration:
    1 Year
Description

The course covers the basic skills and knowledge for anyone wanting to enter the horticulture industry. Topics cover: Maintaining Turf. Introduction to Plant Recognition. Basic Landscaping Techniques. Introduction to Plant Propagation Techniques. Care and Maintenance of Tools and Equipment. Health and Safety in Horticulture. Personal Development. Progression. On.

Important information

Government funding available

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Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Barnsley
Church Street, S70 2YW, South Yorkshire, England
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Starts On request
Location
Barnsley
Church Street, S70 2YW, South Yorkshire, England
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· Requirements

2 GCSEs at Grade A* to G plus Good personal reference demonstrating acceptable level of attendance at school and a commitment to hard work plus Must enjoy outdoor work You will need to develop your level of ability and experience and provide assessment opportunities within a realistic workplace (the College may be able to help you find an appropriate placement).

Course programme


HORTICULTURE NVQ
Course Level :Level 1

Length of Course :1 Year

Course Content
The course covers the basic skills and knowledge for anyone wanting to enter the horticulture industry. Topics cover:
· Maintaining Turf
· Introduction to Plant Recognition
· Basic Landscaping Techniques
· Introduction to Plant Propagation Techniques
· Care and Maintenance of Tools and Equipment
· Health and Safety in Horticulture
· Personal Development

Progression
On successful completion of this course you can progress to NVQ Level 2 in a specialism of your choice, possibly through a modern apprenticeship. Full time Employment: - Assistant Landscaper; Assistant Groundsman.


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