Land Based Studies Diploma Level 1: Horticulture(FELS0004)

Rotherham College
In Rotherham

£1,087
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Location Rotherham
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Description

Tuition Fees

16-18 year olds do not need to pay course fees. Depending on your circumstances you may not need to pay fees. Contact the Enquiries Team on 01709 722777 for advice and guidance.


About this Course

Take your first steps on the horticultural career ladder with this basic introductory course where you will gain the skills to grow and maintain plants.



You will learn how to use different tools and machinery to help with the maintenance of plants. This course runs for a year.

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Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Rotherham
Eastwood Lane, S65 1EG, South Yorkshire, England
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Starts On request
Location
Rotherham
Eastwood Lane, S65 1EG, South Yorkshire, England
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What you'll learn on the course

Horticulture

Course programme

What will I study?
• How to grow and maintain plants and lawns
• Hard landscaping – including fencing and paving
• Plant propagation
• Introduction to different machinery used within the industry

How will I be assessed?
• Practical projects
• Written work and tutor feedback

What added value will I receive?
• During your studies, you will be able to make full use of the College’s horticulture unit, Mining Meadows
• Practical experience with the Forestry Commission
• You will be taught emergency a first aid qualification.

What can I progress to?
After completing this course you can progress onto the Horticulture Level 2 course or you could move onto employment in the horticulture industry.

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