RHS Level 2 Cert in Practical Horticulture (QCF)(Thu)

Level 1 Diploma
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Cheadle College


Cheadle College

Course Overview

This practical-based qualification equips learners with essential, hands-on skills – perfect for anyone wanting to start a professional horticulture career or develop personal interest.

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There are no entry requirements.

Who is this qualification for?Career changers. Looking to break into professional horticulture for the first timeProfessional horticulturists. Already working in horticulture and wanting to develop knowledge furtherCasual learners. Wanting to develop personal interest and progress to further horticultural study at level 3

Soil testingSewing seeds and vegetative propagation techniquesPractical skills in ground preparation for seeding and plantingPractical skills in establishing seeds and plants in soilCare and pruning of plantsIdentification of a range of common garden plants, weeds, pests, diseases and disorders
Sustainable garden practice

You will be able to move on to a Level 3 course.

This qualification will give you the opportunity to apply for jobs at the RHS or other gardens or in other areas of the horticulture industry.

You will be assessed on completing tasks to the required standard throughout the year

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Cheadle College at a glance
Our Open Day is your chance to explore the College and find out the range of opportunities on offer, from A Levels to vocational and professional courses.

Next Event
Thursday 15th June

4:30am -7:00pm

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