Apprenticeship (Intermediate) in Horticulture (Parks, Gardens & Greenspaces) Level 2

Campus

Hadlow

Total Fees

£950.00

Formerly known as an NVQ, and taking place in the workplace at a suitable time arranged with your assessor, this course is aimed at students who are already working in the amenity horticulture industry within the parks or greenspaces sector. Complementing your existing experience with a mix of theory and practical training, by the end of the course you will have gained a solid foundation of how to maintain turf and identify disorders.

• Monitoring and maintaining health and safety
• Maintain and develop personal performance
• Establish and maintain effective working relationships with others
• Preparing ground for seeding and planting
• Establishing plants and/or seeds in soil
• Identify the health and maintain the condition of general amenity turf
• Plant nomenclature, terminology and identification

Plus optional units relevant to the industry within which the candidate works.

We offer intermediate apprenticeships, advanced apprenticeships and fee-paying routes into agriculture and horticulture. These qualifications, whch are recongised by Lantra, can be tailored to suit the employer and their needs. Apprenticeships are available to students in suitable employment who are aged between 16-18 years old (fully funded) or 19-24 years old (with an employer contribution towards the cost of tuition).

Please note that all programme specifications and course modules are subject to annual change.

Diploma: Portfolio of evidence and practical assessment.

Intermediate apprenticeship: portfolio of evidence, practical assessment and underpinning knowledge test
FEES EXPLAINED
  • CAMPUS

    Hadlow

  • Apprenticeship

  • £950.00

Awarding body

City & Guilds of London Institute

Entry requirements

Students must be employed or in a one year work placement within the industry.