Horticulture Diploma Level 3 (90 credit diploma)*(FELS0006)

Rotherham College
In Rotherham

£2,233
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Location Rotherham
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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.


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Rotherham
Eastwood Lane, S65 1EG, South Yorkshire, England
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Rotherham
Eastwood Lane, S65 1EG, South Yorkshire, England
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Sarah Pemberton
2.0 01/09/2015
What I would highlight: I learned so much from this course, it built my confidence in myself, I met some lovely people who are now friends and it was a distraction from my mental health problems. Most of the tutors were lovely and went out of their way to help you. Recognition for doing well in exams and practical work.
What could be improved: Lack of communication between tutors, lack of communication from tutors to students, one tutor was a bit of a bully and made you feel like you were incapable. Not enough revision given to students before exams, getting behind with lessons due to tutors absence and then student getting the blame. Also not enough equipment and supplies to go around the class. On a few occasions there was also lack of stationary.
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What you'll learn on the course

Horticulture
Design
Team Training
Industry
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Course programme

About this Course
This course will allow you to work at a supervisory level such as a garden centre manager or become self employed as a garden designer.

You will study the advanced techniques of the industry, such as computer aided design, hard landscaping and plant propagation. This course lasts for one year.

What will I study?
  • Garden design, including computer aided design
  • How to create and construct horticultural features including walls and timber structures such as decking and pergolas
  • Site surveying
  • Horticultural science
  • Plant propagation
  • Plant identification

    What added value will I receive?
    • During your studies, you will be able to make full use of the College’s industry standard horticulture unit at Mining Meadows
    • Practical experience with the Forestry Commission
    • Emergency first aid training

      What can I progress to?
      After completing this course, you can progress onto Higher Education or you could move on to employment in the horticulture industry.

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