Horticulture & Land based Studies

Welcome to Horticulture & Land based studies

Horticulture & Land based studies at Envirohort allows students to gain knowledge and understanding in horticulture & land based studies. We offer 3 different qualifications: Open College Network Entry Level 3 – Employability & Development skills in Horticulture, Open College Network Level 1 – Employability & Development skills in Horticulture and Open College Network Level 2 – Employability & Development skills in Land Based Studies.

More about the qualifications:

Open College Network Entry Level 3 and Open College Network Level 1 – Employability & Development skills in Horticulture and Open College Network Level 2 -Employability & Development skills in Land Based Studies: These courses are a great way for the students to cover basic knowledge and understanding within Horticulture and is mostly practical. Students will develop skills in landscaping, garden tool management and garden maintenance , as well as learning to use the different garden machinery like: Lawn mowers, strimmer’s and blower etc. As well as the qualification covering some brick work and a wider range of landscaping activities i.e. block paving and slabbing. Within the qualifications students will learn Employability skills within the sector. For developing practical skills students will work in groups on our allotments with some indoor practice when the weather is poor.

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