City & Guilds Award in Practical Horticulture – Sustainable Food Growing

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LOCATION & START DATE
Plotgate Community Farm - 27 September 2023
LEVEL
Level 2 Levels Explained
DURATION
60 hours over 10 weeks.
LEARNING AREA
Horticulture, Floristry & Arboriculture Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

City & Guilds Award in Practical Horticulture – Sustainable Food Growing

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An Award in Practical Horticulture Skills is for adult learners (19+) and adults getting started in the horticulture industry. Or you might be working in a horticulture job and want to improve your skills. You don't need any previous experience or a current work placement. Taking place at Plotgate Community Farm, on the edge of the Somerset levels near Glastonbury, this course is primarily practical, and backed up by theory and discussion. It covers seasonal aspects of food growing, including fundamental practical skills in horticulture.
Plotgate Community Farm www.plotgatecommunityfarm.org   is a co-operative, in the hands of its members, committed to truly sustainable food produced with a spirit of low-carbon innovation all year round.

LOCATION & START DATE
Plotgate Community Farm - 27 September 2023
LEVEL
Level 2 Levels Explained
DURATION
60 hours over 10 weeks.
LEARNING AREA
Horticulture, Floristry & Arboriculture Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

What you will learn

Assessments are mostly practical, with some short ‘question and answer’ work during the Tuesday 10am-4pm course days
This level will suit you if you've developed a real interest in Horticulture and want to either progress into work, progress from Level 1 to other related horticulture qualifications, or if you have a passion for learning more about horticulture and developing your skills and knowledge further.

Entry requirements

None.

Assessment

Practical.

Progression

Level 3 Horticulture

Plotgate Community Farm

Assessments are mostly practical, with some short ‘question and answer’ work during the Tuesday 10am-4pm course days
This level will suit you if you've developed a real interest in Horticulture and want to either progress into work, progress from Level 1 to other related horticulture qualifications, or if you have a passion for learning more about horticulture and developing your skills and knowledge further.

None.

Practical.

Level 3 Horticulture

Plotgate Community Farm

Dates & Locations

  • Course type Adult
  • Level - Level 2
  • Location - Plotgate Community Farm
  • Start Date - 27 September 2023
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £129.00
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City & Guilds Award in Practical Horticulture – Sustainable Food Growing Level 2 Plotgate Community Farm Horticulture, Grow, Vegetables, Garden, Plant, Adult
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