Horticulture - Dunstable (Chute Farm)
About the Horticulture course?
Level 1 or Level 2 Horticulture in Practical Skills. Gain the knowledge and skills you need to work in the Horticulture industry which includes working with plants, maintaining turf as a grounds-keeper, designing gardens and parks as a landscape artist.
Entry Requirements for the Horticulture Course
If at school you need to be aged between 14-16 years. To be on a Study Programme you must be aged between 16-18. There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however you will have an informal interview. Start dates are flexible.
What you will cover on the course
• Landscaping, and Construction
• Designing Gardens
• Laying Paving Slabs
• Health & Safety
• Preparation of soil
• Planting & Care of plants
• Handling Tools & Machinery
How are they assessed?
Qualifications are assessed at work or in a simulated workplace. Creating a portfolio of evidence through observation and assignments.
What can i do next?
Apprenticeship in Horticulture, or progression to Level 3 Vocational course; Horticulture and Land Management
First Place Training Dunstable:47 Edward Street, Dunstable, Bedfordshire LU6 1HE - 01582 690954
Course runs throughout the year.
Interested in the Horticulture Course?