Level 2 Award in Practical Horticulture Skills (CG)


1. Course details

Qualification name Award in Practical Horticulture Skills
Qualification level 2
Awarding organisation City & Guilds of London Institute
Course webpage http://writtle.ac.uk/Level-2-Award-in-Practical-Horticulture-Skills
Course type Work based
Course start date 07 September 2020
Cost £0.00
Cost description The price will confirmed in August prior to the course starting in September

2. Who this course is for

This introductory course will give you a great practical introduction to gardening and landscaping and will provide you with an understanding of the type of work and career opportunities that are available in the industry. You will be able to learn skills such as ground preparation, planting, pruning, plant identification and construction of a path/ fence. Course Content Prepare ground or area for planting Care for a planted area Erect a garden fence You will also have an opportunity for tasters in hard landscaping and plant identification Entry Requirements Aged 19 years or older. No previous experience, but an interest in horticulture is recommended and no current work placement needed. Method of Assessment Practical assessment Assessor observation Oral/written knowledge tasks After Completion of Your Course... This qualification can lead to an entry level role in the horticulture industry, such as Gardener, Greenkeeper, Groundsperson or Garden centre worker. There is also an opportunity to progress onto a higher qualification at Writtle.

3. Entry requirements

Aged 19 years or older. No previous experience, but an interest in horticulture is recommended and no current work placement needed.

4. What you'll learn

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5. How you'll learn

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6. What you'll need to bring

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7. How you'll be assessed

Practical assessment Assessor observation Oral/written knowledge tasks

8. Next steps

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9. Venue

East of England
Essex

10. Other venues and dates

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