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General Horticulture Courses

Courses in General Horticulture: Horticulture is the Science of plant cultivation. The work of a Horticulturist can encompass improving crop yields, resistance to diseases, insects, and the quality and nutritional value of crops. It is vital that with our growing population we understand how to manage our resources. We have a wide range of courses on offer in General Horticulture, which include Cutting Propagation, Gardening History, and Horticultural Marketing.
Horticulture Course
Price:£325 Qualification: Certificate

Home Study – Distance Learning Course. Become a confident operator of tools and machinery. Keep your tools and machinery in perfect working order always! An introductory subject which aims to develop your ability to manage the selection, operation and maintenance of tools and machinery, with particular reference to professional gardening, agriculture and horticulture. Learn the use […]

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Horticulture Course
Price:£340 Qualification: Certificate

Become an expert at cut flower growing. Cut flower growing has experienced rapid expansion in recent decades, resulting in increased demand for training in the skills and knowledge required by this industry in increasingly affluent countries. This course provides a thorough basic training for the commercial cut flower grower. Course Structure for Cutting Propagation BHT211 […]

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Horticulture Course
Price:£340 Qualification: Certificate

Build on your existing aboriculture knowledge! Develops your ability to manage trees beyond Arboriculture I, in order to minimize potential long term tree problems. Learn about better tree selection, strengthening and improving health of existing trees, and techniques used to better remove trees and stumps that must be removed. Course Structure for Arboriculture II BHT208 […]

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Horticulture Course
Price:£340 Qualification: Certificate

A good foundation in tree care and culture. This course develops your skills and understanding in diagnosis and treatment of tree disorders, whether pests, diseases, nutritional or water problems, or something else. You learn about the standard tree surgery practices, to prune and train both young and established trees, and safety measures to follow. Course […]

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Horticulture Course
Price:£340 Qualification: Certificate

Enhance your amenity horticulture knowledge. An Amenity Site is primarily used for recreation, pleasure, visual enhancement or environmental improvement rather than for the production of economic crops. Prerequisite : You must complete Amenity Horticulture I before atempting this course. Course Structure for Amenity Horticulture II BHT325 Aims of  Amenity Horticulture II BHT325 Identify optional management […]

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Horticulture Course
Price:£340 Qualification: Certifcate

Gain the knowledge and skills you need to work in amenity horticulture. Explain the nature and scope of providing, establishing and managing amenity horticulture sites. This course has been developed by professionals in both Australia and the UK, with the aim of being relevant throughout the world. This is a module in the Royal Horticultural […]

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Horticulture Course
Price:£1360 Qualification: Advanced Certificate

Learn all about ornamental plants. A 400-hour course that provides initial training for anyone working, or intending to work in ornamental horticulture. The course is designed to teach the basics of how to identify, grow, and maintain ornamental plants and gardens in any climate. Emphasis is placed on the plant varieties which are horticulturally most […]

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Horticulture Course
Price:£1360 Qualification: Advanced Certificate

Develop your skills and knoweledge in the care and maitenance of parks, gardens and turf facilities. A 400 hour course that provides initial training for gardeners, groundsmen and others involved in the care and maintenance of parks, gardens and turf facilities. This course is similar to other horticulture certificates in its introductory (core) units, but […]

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Horticulture Course
Price:£1360 Qualification: Advanced Certificate

Develop your skills and knoweledge in the care and maitenance of parks, gardens and turf facilities. A 400 hour course that provides initial training for gardeners, groundsmen and others involved in the care and maintenance of parks, gardens and turf facilities. This course is similar to other horticulture certificates in its introductory (core) units, but […]

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Horticulture Course
Price:£1360 Qualification: Advanced Certificate

Understand the basics of crop production. A course for people working, or intending to work, in orchards or market gardens. This course is similar to other VHT002 horticulture certificates in its introductory (core) units, but devotes 50% of the course to topics specifically related to crop production. Course Structure for Advanced Certificate In Horticulture (Crops) VHT002

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