This course is for someone who has just left school and who has a keen interest in horticulture. If you want to develop good practical skills, the experienced horticulture teams at Duchy College and Bicton College will help you get the skills you need in fantastic facilities, which include modern garden design rooms, micro-propagation laboratories, soil science laboratories and garden nurseries.
you would like to improve your life skills and gain a qualification and experience in horticulture.
GCSE English and maths at grade E or 2, or equivalent qualifications at Entry Level 3, plus an interest in gardening and the environment.
from a wide range of units covering subjects such as health and safety, propagating, growing and caring for plants and working on garden structures.
your assignments and projects to be assessed throughout the course.
learning about horticulture hands-on.
an apprenticeship or further studies.
*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.