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Certificate in Garden Planning, Establishment and Maintenance

RHS Level 2: Theory Course

L2 Garden Planning Cert

Course content:

  • Garden features, plant selection and planning
  • Choice, establishment and maintenance of garden plants and lawnshoice
  • Production of outdoor vegetables and fruit
  • Protected environments and their use in plant cultivation

Duration: The course runs from September 2015 at Ryton on Saturdays for 28 weeks, from 9.00 am to 12.30 pm.

 

How each course is taught and assessed:

You will study 4 units.

The course is classroom based; teaching consists of lectures, practical demonstrations and plant identification sessions, with outdoor discussions in the gardens where relevant. Each unit is assessed by a short written examination set by the RHS in February and June each year.

There is no compulsory course work, but you will be given the opportunity to try sample examination questions if you are going take the examination.

Achievement: When you have passed exams in all the units, the RHS will award a L2 Certificate in Garden Planning, Establishment and Maintenance.

Note: If you have opted not to undertake the examinations for either course but work through all the exercises and practice questions we will issue a certificate of attendance.

RHS Practical courses:  Level 2, one place for Thursday am North Moreton, no places until January  for  Fridays/ Saturdays at Ryton.       Level 3, still some places to start September 2015:  Ryton Saturday am or (NEW) Friday pm,  North Moreton Thursday pm. 

RHS THEORY COURSES: From September at Ryton - Level 2 Garden Planning Saturday am, Level 3 Plant Growth Saturday pm. For information or to book a place, use the CONTACT US  link above or call 07544 512501.