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Eden Gardener Apprenticeship

Level 2

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Key Info

Learning Area   Travel & Tourism
Delivery Mode   Work-based
Duration   2 Years


Dates & Locations

Course Type   Apprenticeship
Location   Eden Project
Start Date   As required


Course Type   Apprenticeship
Location   Eden Project
Start Date   As required

If you are passionate about plants and fascinated by ­flowers then a career in horticulture is the right choice for you and an apprenticeship is a great way to earn money while learning new skills at the same time. There is a wide range of careers available in this sector including employment in garden retailing, plant nurseries, edibles production, landscaping, parks and gardens, and turf care. Our apprenticeships are designed to help you focus your skills and decide which career path is best for you.

An apprenticeship will allow you to earn money while you are studying. In order to start your apprenticeship in horticulture you can either join our Level 3 apprenticeship, depending on your GCSE results, or you can choose one of our Level 2 courses.

Our industry links with partners like the Eden Project, ensure that you will study in a hugely inspiring and totally engaging environment during your time on this apprenticeship.

  What You Will Learn

Study horticulture at the iconic Eden Project and work with Eden’s world-class horticultural team to gain practical and theoretical knowledge of plants from all over the world. You will also have the opportunity to specialise in one of the seven sectors of horticulture at Eden: the rainforest biome, outdoor biome, Mediterranean biome, outer estate, nursery, temporary display and science team.

  Entry Requirements

GCSEs in English and maths at grade 3. You will also need to be employed by Eden or a company with a similar ethos, and all your learning will take place at Eden

  Progression

To the Horticulture Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3, or find employment in the industry.

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