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City & Guilds Award in Practical Horticulture – Sustainable Food Growing

Level 1

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Key Info

Learning Area   Horticulture, Floristry & Arboriculture
Delivery Mode   Part-time
Duration   10 weeks (Tuesday 10:00 - 16:00)
Course Code   10001-PCF-22


Dates & Locations

Course Type   Adult
Location   Bicton College
Start Date   27/09/2022
Fees   Tuition Fees: £258.00

This Level 1 course will take place at Plotgate Community Farm, on the edge of the Somerset levels near Glastonbury. With practical learning and assessments through seasonal activities and weather conditions, it is a great introduction for those who want to grow on any scale, whether it is a small patio garden, an allotment or on a larger peice of land. Plotgate Community Farm www.plotgatecommunityfarm.org is a co-operative, in the hands of its members, committed to truly sustainable food produced with a spirit of low-carbon innovation all year round.

  What You Will Learn

This course is suitable for anyone with an interest in or some experience of gardening or plant knowledge, and can be enjoyed by enthusiastic beginners and more experienced gardeners alike on Tuesdays, 10am-4pm.

  Entry Requirements

None.

  Assessment

Practical.

  Progression

Level 2.

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# Horticulture # Gardening # Floristry

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