This course should appeal to those keen amateurs who have completed the Level 2 course, professional gardeners or people looking for a career change at supervisory level.
Bring your waterproofs and steel-toe capped boots, this course builds on the skills and knowledge gained at Level 2 with a more in-depth approach to areas such as seed propagation, testing, adjusting soil types and a detailed view of weeds, pests and diseases.
There will be supporting theory sessions to this practical course and where relevant, trips will be undertaken to notable horticultural sites. Achievement of the Certificate is through ongoing practical assessment.
1 year, 1 day a week.
An interest in the subject. Please note that all students applying for a Level 3 course will be required to attend an informal interview.
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- Extensive glasshouse facilities
- Field nursery stock production
- Computer controlled environmental and irrigation systems
- Fruit and container production units
- Plant propagation centre
Fully labelled plant collection throughout College grounds
- 10 acres of landscaped gardens and two National Collections
- Fully commercial garden centre
Please note that all programme specifications and course modules are subject to annual change.