Level 2 Certificate in Practical Horticulture

Coleg Sir Gâr Carmarthenshire College
In Llanelli (Wales)

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Typology A Level
Location Llanelli (Wales)
Start Different dates available
  • A Level
  • Llanelli (Wales)
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Description

Royal Horticultural Society qualifications are aimed primarily at vocational candidates intent on acquiring the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career in horticulture. In addition, this RHS Level 2 Certificate is ideal for dedicated amateurs who wish to have their horticultural knowledge and skills formally assessed. The course is based at the National Botanic Garden of Wales. This practical qualification focuses on developing essential skills which offer opportunities for employment and also provide the foundation for Level 3 qualifications.

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Llanelli
Sandy Road, Pwll, SA15 4DN, Carmarthenshire/Sir Gaerfyrddin, Wales
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Starts Different dates available
Location
Llanelli
Sandy Road, Pwll, SA15 4DN, Carmarthenshire/Sir Gaerfyrddin, Wales
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· Requirements

Applicants should have some work experience in the industry or be experienced gardeners.

There are no academic entry qualifications for this course.

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What you'll learn on the course

IT
Skills and Training
Horticulture

Course programme

  • The course is based at the National Botanic Garden of Wales, which has excellent practical facilities and offers students the opportunity to work alongside experienced horticulturalists and botanists
  • Students have access to the Library at the National Botanic Garden, which has a large stock of horticultural learning materials
  • Students have free internet access for research at Coleg Sir Gar, Pibwrlwyd Campus.

Learners may progress to the RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Plant Growth, Propagation and Development or the RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Garden Planning, Establishment and Maintenance

Progression to RHS Level 3 qualifications is also an option.

Additional information

Assessment is by means of a range of practical activities timetabled and assessed within the approved centre.

Learners who have successfully completed the Level 2 Practical Certificate and all the mandatory units for the two theory-based Level 2 qualifications will be awarded the RHS Level 2 Diploma in the Principles and Practices of Horticulture.


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