If horticulture is your career choice or you simply have a passion for plants then you can’t go wrong with an RHS (Royal Horticulture Society) qualification.
Horticulture is a huge global industry and the largest employer in the UK with a wide selection of jobs available in the commercial or environmental sectors as well as in research and journalism. However, there is a shortage of qualified, trained and skilled people – so now couldn’t be a better time to start preparing the foundation for your career in horticulture.
The Benefits of an RHS qualification are numerous:- globally recognised, compatible with the horticulture industry, relevant to what jobs are available and flexibility of learning for the complete beginner to the more experienced student. RHS qualifications are built up from units in the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF). They focus on clearly defined horticultural areas and offer a very flexible approach to study with the qualifications designed for part-time study.
The appeal of an RHS qualification is that you can choose to follow either theory or practical study or a combination of both. Whatever qualification you choose you can be assured that your RHS qualification is highly respected in the horticulture profession and academic world.
Online Courses in Horticulture is an RHS approved centre offering levels 2 & 3 RHS qualifications:
Level 2 Awards
Provide a pathway into the horticultural profession by supporting career development or provide a foundation for further learning and training.
Level 3 Awards
This qualifications not only increase employment prospects but also enable more specialisation in the area of your choice.