Level 1 Diploma in Work Based Horticulture

St Helens College
In St Helens

£200
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Important information

Typology Course
Level Beginner
Location St helens
Duration 1 Year
Start September
  • Course
  • Beginner
  • St helens
  • Duration:
    1 Year
  • Start:
    September
Description

You'll be learning about all aspects of horticulture on this course, including how to grow plants from seeds, landscaping, looking after turf, and using tools and equipment.

It will give you your first taste of what working in horticulture is like, as you look after the green areas in and around St Helens College and at Sherdley Park.

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Where and when

Starts Location
September
St Helens
St Helens College Water Street St Helens, WA10 1PP, Merseyside, England
Starts September
Location
St Helens
St Helens College Water Street St Helens, WA10 1PP, Merseyside, England

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What you'll learn on the course

Horticulture
Landscaping
Diseases
Horticulture
Maintaining plants
Vegetative
Common pests
Seed
Looking after turf
Grow plants
Green areas

Course programme

During this course, you will cover the following units:

  • Maintaining health and safety working practices
  • Assisting with establishing plants
  • Assisting with maintaining plants

In addition to the above, you will also have the opportunity to choose from the following:

  • Assisting with propagation of plants by seed
  • Assisting with propagation of plants by vegetative methods
  • Assisting with identifying the presence of and controlling common pests and diseases

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