Level 1 Certificate in Practical Horticulture Skills

Level 1 Certificate in Practical Horticulture Skills

Course Code: L1CHOR Duration: 1 Year Attendance: Full Time Start Date: 04/09/2023    


About the course

This course is ideal for those who would like to learn to grow plants for small gardens, allotments or larger pieces of land. You will gain practical and employability skills and prepare for further training within horticulture, as well as gaining an insight into the core activities for this occupational area.

Who is this programme for?

This programme is for learners who have an interest in the land-based industry as an area of employment and want to develop practical skills in this area.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this course then please contact us by phone on 01252 40 55 55 or message us.

Your course

What modules are covered?

  • Prepare ground for sowing and planting
  • Care for planted areas
  • Sow seeds
  • Maintain hand tools

Your future

What Next?

Successful completion of the programme with a merit grade or higher makes our Level 2 Floristry Programme a natural route of progression. You could also explore related apprenticeships or look to start your career at a junior level.

Entry Requirements

What previous qualifications and experience will I need?

From School

  • Four GCSEs at grades 9-2 (to include English and maths)

From College

  • Entry level 3 qualification in English and maths

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Course Enquiry

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