This Level 1 course will take place at School Farm CSA, a certified organic farm on the beautiful Dartington estate near Totnes, Devon. It is suitable for those who want to grow on any scale, whether it is a small patio garden, an allotment or on a larger piece of land. The farm grows a […]
You are new to gardening, you want to grow your own or are considering a career change to horticulture.
Horticulture is a modern, professional vocation that influences our environment, how we eat, how we relax, our health, life expectancy and well-being. This programme is based at the world renowned Eden Project in Cornwall and has been designed specifically to allow you to explore many aspects of horticulture including applied science, crop production and sustainability. […]
This course is for someone who has just left school and who has a keen interest in horticulture. If you want to develop good practical skills, the experienced horticulture teams at Duchy College and Bicton College will help you get the skills you need in fantastic facilities, which include modern garden design rooms, micro-propagation laboratories, soil […]
you would like to improve your life skills and gain a qualification and experience in horticulture.
Already done some drawing and surveying? Develop your skills further as a Designer. Through the year you will develop both your drawing and presentation skills and assess the impact of garden history on design. During the course you will develop a portfolio that you can use to showcase your work to potential clients and employers.
You have some knowledge of garden design or you have already completed the NCFE Level 2 Garden and Plant Design course.
This 35 week horticulture course is specifically aimed at those who would like to learn to grow vegetables, to either progress into a career in growing or to grow their own food sustainably.
You are looking for a basic gardening course designed to give you the opportunity to improve a range of gardening skills. Whether you are a complete novice or have some gardening knowledge this is for you.
If you would like to improve your horticulture skills and knowledge, whilst gaining a nationally recognised City & Guilds qualification, then this course is for you.
You have limited horticulture knowledge and would like to learn practical skills whilst working towards a level 1 qualification.
This is a theory based course focussing on plant growth, propagation and development. Available at Bicton College and Rosemoor, North Devon.
You have an interest in this subject and would like to gain a qualification which is recognised within the industry