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Practical Horticulture Skills Certificate Level 2

This course enables you to study the horticulture industry and learn the skills needed to work within it. You will learn how to construct and maintain boundaries, assess soil texture and condition, prepare ground or area for planting, plant out container-grown plants and how to produce a basic garden design. You could be working in public parks, gardens, sports grounds and schools.

Course Info

Level 2 - Intermediate
Subject Area
Horticulture & Conservation
Course Type
Adult Part-Time
Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Next Start Date
Course Length
18 weeks

Entry Requirements

You will need the Practical Horticulture Skills Level 1 Diploma or equivalent to study this course.

Delivery and Assessment

You will be assessed by someone observing your practical skills and your coursework which will form a portfolio.


Once you have completed this course you can continue onto the Level 3 qualifications in Horticulture or you can apply for jobs in the industry.