This Level 2 Youth Training Programme is a 2 year programme which will prepare you for working in the horticulture industry. Students will participate in work experience in the college gardens, as well as with local employers.
In addition you will gain a BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Horticulture, complete relevant vocational certificates including PA1 and PA6 Spraying qualifications, First Aid and Manual Handling.
Subjects covered include:
- Principles of Plant Science
- Principles of Soil Science
- Nursery Stock Production
- Establish and Maintain Plants Outdoors
- Undertake Work Related Experience in the Land-based Industries
You will also complete Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and ICT or GSCE English and Maths.