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Qualification name Non regulated Adult skills formula funded provision, Entry Level, Crafts, Creative Arts and Design, 7 to 12 hrs, PW C
Qualification level E
Awarding organisation Generic award - no awarding body
Learning method Online
Course start date 3rd June 2025
Cost £129.00
Cost description Senior fee: 103 Concession: 84

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

Planting in containers is a valuable addition to any outside space, no matter how large or small. Discover how to enhance your garden and experiment with design and planting for successful containers. This course will be delivered online. See the What is the course about? section in course details for more information.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

This is a beginners' course and no previous experience is necessary. This course is for anyone with an interest in garden design. Please check the City Lit website for details.

View the key features of this course.

- Recognise suitable containers for different plants needs - Design and plan on paper simple planting combinations - List suitable plants for different planting conditions, sun/shade - Recognise how to combine textures, colour and form - Understand soil types and plant feeds.

Look at the further opportunities available.

City Lit offer a range of Garden Design courses and your tutor will be happy to advise you about courses to suit your individual progression. We also run courses in sketch up pro, vector works, perspective drawing, scale drawing as well as traditional drawing and watercolour to help you develop and present your ideas to clients.

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