Our Part-time City & Guilds practical courses in Horticulture are designed to allow for progression from a Level 1 introductory short course, level 1 and 2 certificates, through to a full Level 2 Diploma in Practical Horticulture.
The Level 1 certificate is useful for those wishing to find out if Horticulture may be an interesting career route.
With the Level 1 Certificate the student can progress further into a wider scope of horticultural techniques.
This half year course is designed to introduce students and further develop any previous knowledge to prepare students for level 2 courses and to become garden assistants in the work place.
The units involved in this certificate are as follows:
Preparing land for sowing and planting
Applying organic mulch
Preparing and planting a container for display
Lift, divide and plant herbaceous perennials
Sowing seeds indoors
Propagation from stem cuttings
Potting up and on
Care for a planted area
Please do not delay your booking – to guarantee your place, please book 2 weeks in advance of course date
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No entry requirements but you must have an interest in the subject.
Steel toe capped books are required for this course.
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Stanmer Campus - One Garden Brighton
1 day a week
Apply for this course online now to begin you journey towards a qualification in Certificate in Practical Horticulture (Flourish Plus).
Not quite ready to apply yet? We are happy to discuss courses and help you find the perfect fit.