Training Directory: Botany and Horticulture Longer Courses

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Botany and Horticulture Longer Training Courses

Courses longer than 10 days in length providing specialist training in botanical subjects covers everything from practical vegetable gardening to research into crop production.

Apprenticeship Standard Horticulture - Horticulture or Landscape Operative Level 2 at SMB College Group

Building skills on: Communication, Team working, Health and safety, Environmental preservation, Planting, plant growth and development, Soil cultivation, Equipment and machinery, Vegetation control, Maintaining hard structures and Site presentation. 01664 850850

Level 1 Practical Skills for Gardening & Horticulture at Kingston Maurward College

Combining a mixture of theory and practical, this is a very hands-on qualification ideally suited to someone who is new to the subject and wishes to investigate a career in horticulture and perhaps study further. 01305 215215

Level 2 Commercial Gardening & Landscaping at Kingston Maurward College

Horticulture is a local, national and global industry that needs more people and this course is an ideal entry point for school leavers. It is designed to build on your natural enthusiasm and give you a broad understanding of the basic principles and practices of horticulture whilst working and studying in the Kingston Maurward College Grade 2 listed gardens. 01305 215215

Level 3 Certificate in Community Orcharding at The Orchard Project

On this course you’ll learn everything you need to know about designing, planting and managing vibrant and healthy community orchards. You will benefit from our expert team of experienced orchardists who have already helped 160 students gain the Level 3 Certificate.

Level 3 Extended Diploma in Horticulture at Kingston Maurward College

This two year course is equivalent to 3 A Levels and is an ideal qualification for school leavers and mature students to learn horticulture at a higher level. It enables those who already have some experience to develop expertise in a wide range of subjects relevant to the industry. Using our fantastic campus facilities, including modern glasshouses, you will gain a broad understanding in a range of horticultural subjects including applied plant science, turf management and garden design. 01305 215215

RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles and Practices of Horticulture at Royal Horticultural Society

Horticultural courses have been awarded by the RHS since 1893 and are widely recognised and respected within the industry. Level 2 is ideal those looking to pursue a career in horticulture.

RHS Level 3 Diploma in Horticulture at Royal Horticultural Society

Horticultural courses have been awarded by the RHS since 1893 and are widely recognised and respected within the industry. Level 3 is designed for horticultural professionals wishing to further their career or specialise.

If you are interested in any of the courses detailed please contact ONLY the person, centre, telephone number or email address and remember to mention that you saw the listing in CJS Training Directory. For all courses assume that booking is required and a fee may be applicable.

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