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Landscape Construction and Horticulture Level 3

Activate Learning
Course summary
Professional Training
10+ weeks
4,425 GBP excl. VAT
Full time
Guildford
Course Dates
Guildford
4,425 GBP
05/09/2022

Course description

Landscape Construction and Horticulture Level 3

This programme provides a route to employment as a professional Landscaper by developing essential skills and assessing knowledge of the principles underpinning horticultural and Landscape practices.

Suitability - Who should attend?

At least five GCSEs at grade 9–4 (grade A*–C), including Maths, English and a Science, or a relevant Level 2 qualification at Merit or above.

Must be 19+ with at least three years' experience in the industry.

Training Course Content

What you'll learn

Programme content includes:

Units year 1:

  • Professional working responsibilities
  • Plant and Soil Science
  • Identification, planting and care of plants
  • Routine plant management
  • Plant propagation activities
  • Work experience in the land-based sectors
  • Estate skills

Units year 2:

  • Contemporary issues in the land-based sectors
  • Tree and Shrub pruning and maintenance
  • Land-based Machinery operations
  • Constructing Decorative Landscape Features
  • Participating in Horticultural tasks at events
  • Resource and operations planning for event-based Horticultural Activities
  • Landscape and Garden design
  • Linear and level surveying

Course delivery details

A combination of practical and theory sessions based in the classroom, workshop or extensive college grounds.

Continuing Studies

On successful completion of this course, you could progress to a Foundation Degree, BSc, HND, or pursue work in the landscape industry.

About provider

Activate Learning

Activate Learning is a forward-thinking education group that aims for far-reaching, progressive change and impact through learning. We work with learners as individuals, helping them make the choice of course and career pathway that’s right for them. Our mission is to provide work-ready talent for business, and...


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Contact info

Activate Learning

Oxford City Centre Campus
Oxpens Road
OX1 1SA Oxford Oxfordshire

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www.activatelearning.ac.uk


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