RHS Level 2 Certificate

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COMPLETE YOUR RHS LEVEL 2 DIPLOMA AT PLUMPTON COLLEGE

RHS have produced theory based qualifications for those wanting a route to employment in professional horticulture or further personal interest. Designed to be studied individually on a part-time basis they're flexible to any schedule. The RHS Level 2 Diploma is awarded to those that who successfully achieve in both the theory based examinations and the practical based assessments.

THESE RHS COURSES ARE SUITABLE FOR:

  • Those wishing to enter horticultural employment for the first time;
  • For those who are already working in horticulture who want to develop their skills;
  • And for those who wish to progress to further horticultural study at level 3.
  • It is also suitable for those who wish to enter horticulture as a change of career and are seeking the necessary foundation skills.

RHS Certificate in Practical Horticulture

This practical based qualification develops core practical skills providing hands on experience across a range of tasks throughout the year.     

Each unit is assessed by set practical activities and some written proformas providing hands on experience across a range of tasks throughout the year.

These include

  • Plant propagation,
  • Plant identification,
  • Establishment and maintenance
  • You will also gain an understanding of soil management, plant health and nutrition.

Please note that due to the continual assessment within this course, a minimum of 95% attendance is required.

Entry Requirements:

There is no requirement for previous knowledge or experience needed for entry to the qualifications, although a keen interest and enthusiasm is, of course, key to success.

Please note that due to the continual assessment within this course, a minimum of 95% attendance is required.

You will require steel toe capped boots, you may wish to bring your own secateurs. 

Dates & Location:

TBC

Stanmer Campus - One Garden Brighton

Duration:

1 day a week 

Costs:

£625

You may be eligible for funding, you will be assessed on application. 

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