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City and Guild Practical Horticulture Skills Certificate

Level 2

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Key Info

Learning Area   Horticulture, Floristry & Arboriculture
Delivery Mode   Part-time
Duration   20 Weeks

Dates & Locations

Location   Bicton College
Start Date   14/09/2020
Fees   Tuition Fees: £623.00

This level 2 course is designed to give you the opportunity to improve a range of gardening skills.

Please note: This course is also available at Rosemoor.

  What You Will Learn

The course follows the gardening year covering tasks in the glasshouse, fruit and vegetable growing and ornamental gardens including plant selection and maintenance.

  Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but you will need a keen interest in gardening and some equipment including steel toecap boots, work or walking trousers, gardening gloves and a Bicton College polo shirt.


You must complete a range of assessments during the course. This may include: Ground preparation, mulching, watering, and planting out from a container, seed sowing in containers, seed sowing, propagation methods, border maintenance and lawn maintenance.


Employment in horticulture or further study.


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# Horticulture

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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