This qualification is designed for anyone who would like to acquire the knowledge, skills and understanding to work in the horticultural industry and to study through work-based learning. The course reflects the skills and knowledge needed to pursue a career in amenity and landscape gardening. Those who are interested in working in, or are already employed in; landscape gardening, parks, gardens and greenspaces, production horticulture, garden centres, nurseries and cemeteries.
you want to work in the horticultural industry, this apprenticeship provides an ideal foundation for a wide range of occupations within the sector.
GCSEs in English and maths at grade D or 3. You'll also need an employer willing to hire you as an apprentice, we can help you find one if need be.
how to establish plants and seeds in soil, prepare sites for landscaping, identify plants, use appropriate tools and construct water features.
your assignments and projects to be assessed throughout the course. You'll also work towards Level 2 functional skills qualification in English and mathematics.
the industry-based training, improving your future career opportunities.
a further apprenticeship or study at Level 3.
*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.