Part Time Horticulture (Amenity NVQ Level 3)

Southern Regional College
In Newry (Northern Ireland)

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Important information

Typology NVQ
Location Newry (Northern Ireland)
Duration 18 Months
Start Different dates available
  • NVQ
  • Newry (Northern Ireland)
  • Duration:
    18 Months
  • Start:
    Different dates available
Description

This course is suitable for This is the main award for people with experience of working within the horticulture sector who have supervisory or middle management responsibilities. This course builds on the basic horticulture skills acquired at NVQ level 2 and extends the depth, range and scope of resource management skills to be acquired. Nine units of cf competence are required to achieve full qualification: Estimate.

Important information

Government funding available

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Where and when

Starts Location
Different dates available
Newry
East/West Buildings, Patrick Street, BT35 8DN, County Down, Northern Ireland
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Starts Different dates available
Location
Newry
East/West Buildings, Patrick Street, BT35 8DN, County Down, Northern Ireland
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Frequent Asked Questions

· Requirements

NVQ level 2 or equivalent and one years experience or three years industry experience solely

What you'll learn on the course

Food Hygiene
Organic Production
Horticulture
Organic Farming
Part Time
Resource Management

Course programme


HORTICULTURE (AMENITY NVQ LEVEL 3)

Who is this course for?

This is the main award for people with experience of working within the horticulture sector who have supervisory or middle management responsibilities.

This course builds on the basic horticulture skills acquired at NVQ level 2 and extends the depth, range and scope of resource management skills to be acquired.

Nine units of cf competence are required to achieve full qualification:
  • Estimate resource requirements and programme work
  • Promote, monitor and maintain health, safety and security
  • Manage Yourself (management standards)
  • Specify and monitor landscape maintenance
  • Produce plants for decorative horticulture displays
  • Maintain and develop decorative horticultural display
  • Manage planted areas for their amenity value
  • Transplant large root-balled trees
  • Prepare and apply pesticide
  • Design landscape areas and specify materials and components
  • Assess the characteristics of sites
  • Lead the work of teams and individuals to achieve objectives.

How long is this course for?
18 months, day release

Attendance Part-Time

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