RHS Certificate in The Principles of Plant Growth. Propagation and Development - Level 2

Level 1 Diploma
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Cheadle College


Cheadle College

Course Overview

This theory-based qualification explains the scientific principles which underpin horticultural practices providing a route to employment in horticulture and a foundation for further learning.

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There are no entry requirements for this course.

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

Plant classification, structure and functionPlant nutrition and the root environmentMaintaining plant health Plant propagation

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 take 4 exams over the year, 2 in February and 2 in June

The Tuition fee for this course is £724.00 You may be eligible for a full fee remission if you are in receipt of certain benefits or earning less than £20,888 per annum (if residing within Greater Manchester)

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