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Thank you for considering Hadlow College.

Before commencing your application, please ensure you have the details of two people who can act as references (for a full-time course), one of which ideally should be from your school or college.  You will also be asked to confirm details of any qualifications you're currently taking (such as GCSEs) together with predicted grades.

To apply for part-time courses you will just need to confirm the course, campus, your contact details and payment method.

Please note that for higher education and degree programmes, students need to apply through UCAS.

Seasonal Short Course Program

Horticulture and Garden Design
Horticulture and Garden Design
Horticulture and Garden Design

This ongoing seasonally-based programme offers one day introductory courses that will inspire you to take control of whatever your garden needs at any time of year. 

Available as individual, seasonal or annual bookings.


Single Session







Autumn Short Course Program


Plants for Autumn Colour
Autumn Bulb Planting
Autumn Pruning
Autumn Lawn Maintenance
50 Great Garden Plants
Great Garden Trees


Winter Short Course Program


Plants for Winter Interest
Winter Pruning
Design Your Garden
Introduction to Garden History
What Plant Where?
Introduction to Propagation


Spring Short Course Program


Annual Lawn Maintenance
Plants for Spring Interest
Spring Pruning
Spring Propagation
Guerrilla Gardening
Container Gardening


Summer Short Course Program


Plants for Summer Colour
Design Your Garden
Great Garden Trees
Summer Lawn Maintenance
Garden Pests to Watch Out For
Water-wise Gardening

Course Duration:

Part Time

1 day a week for 24 weeks


Hadlow Campus

Mottingham Campus

Canterbury Campus

Course Cost


Start Dates

Thursday 5th October 2017 (13:00 - 16:00) (Hadlow)

Friday 6th October 2017 (9:30 - 12:30) (Canterbury)

Friday 6th October 2017 (9:30 - 12:30) (Mottingham)

Available Clothing

Horticulture Hooded Top

Horticulture Polo Shirt (Lavender)

Horticulture Polo Shirt (Purple)

Horticulture Rugby Shirt

Register your interest

If you’re interested in signing up for this course then leave your details and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

Please note that all programme specifications and course modules are subject to annual change.

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