Part Time Horticulture (NVQ Level 1)

Southern Regional College
In Newry (Northern Ireland)

Price on request
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Important information

Typology NVQ
Location Newry (Northern Ireland)
Duration 1 Year
Start Different dates available
  • NVQ
  • Newry (Northern Ireland)
  • Duration:
    1 Year
  • Start:
    Different dates available
Description

This course is suitable for This course provides a basic introductory programme to amenity horticulture and the landscape sector. It is the basic entry qualification for those that wish to commence a career in the land based industries. There are 5 units of competence to achieve for full qualification. Assist in establishment of ornamental planting. Maintaining ornamental planting and turf. basic landscape construction

Important information

Government funding available

Venues

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
See map

What you'll learn on the course

Organic Production
Horticulture
Organic Farming
Construction
Part Time
Construction Training

Course programme


HORTICULTURE (NVQ LEVEL 1)

Who is this course for?

This course provides a basic introductory programme to amenity horticulture and the landscape sector. It is the basic entry qualification for those that wish to commence a career in the land based industries.

There are 5 units of competence to achieve for full qualification
  • Assist in establishment of ornamental planting
  • Maintaining ornamental planting and turf
  • basic landscape construction and maintaining hard landscaping features
  • Propagating plants
  • Health and safety.

How long is this course for?
1 year, day release
Attendance Part-Time
How will I be assessed? Assessment is by practical observation of work completed. Passes at this level enables entry to NVQ level 2 in Amenity Horticulture.

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