The Advanced Apprenticeship is for those who are in a supervisory/ Management role such as head green keepers/ groundsmen, head gardeners and first assistants.
You will be expected to attend College every other week for afternoon and evening lectures.
The Framework includes:
- Occupational Qualification - Diploma in Work-Based Horticulture level 3
- Functional Skills in English and Maths level 2
- Employment rights and responsibilities
- Personal learning and thinking skills
- Production horticulture
- Sports turf – greenkeeper
- Sports turf – groundsman
- Parks, gardens and green spaces
Course reference: HOA002
Phone: 01273 892030
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You will need an employer who would like to take you on as an apprentice. If you haven't found a suitable employer, we will be able to assist you in finding employment.
You will also attend college for a minimum number of set hours each week.
You will have ideally have achieved GCSE grades A-E or equivalent. If you have an equivalent qualification, we will also take this into consideration, along with any industry experience you may have.
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Two starting points – September and May
1st Thursday of the month for 2 years
Non-levy paying employers will share the cost of training and assessing their apprentices with government - this is called ‘co-investment’.
From May 2017, you will pay 10% towards to the cost of apprenticeship training and government will pay the rest (90%), up to the funding band maximum.
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