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B.E.S.T. Bytes Successful PlantingHome£25.00

Enrol for this course

B.E.S.T. Bytes is a series of bite-sized courses. Each course is focused on a single topic, which allows you to gain an understanding of that subject before moving on. Some of the B.E.S.T. Bytes have related content and by working through a group you can build up a wider knowledge of more complex subjects over time.

B.E.S.T. Bytes enable you to participate in learning in anywhere, using a range of devices.

They are particularly suitable if you are a working adult with limited free time, interested in developing skills and knowledge in horticulture to advance your career - or as a hobby.

What will I study?

A module on how to achieve success in planting a range of plants.

What is covered?

This is 'byte sized' learning and this module takes you through six key points that lead to success in planting a range of plants:

The range of ornamental nursery stock
The relationship of the soil to the plant
The importance of soil cultivation 
Soil improvement prior to planting
Planting techniques
Post planting aftercare


How is it delivered and assessed?

This course is delivered on-line through our Moodle platform. When you have completed this module you can take a short online multiple choice test, to confirm your understanding of the topics covered. To be successful you have to achieve 80%, and you are permitted to take the test a number of times.

If you purchase this course you will have access to it for 24 months from the date of purchase.

What qualification will I get?

You will be able to download and print out a certificate of completion from B.E.S.T. in Horticulture Education Limited.


What is the cost and venue(s)?

The cost is £ 25.00, which includes registration and self-certification. You will study this module at home.

What is the enrolment process?

You can purchase the course online from our website.

You will then be automatically enrolled and you can start studying the modules straight away.

What else do I need to know?

This is a 'byte sized' module of study covering a single topic, how to achieve success in planting a range of plants.

What can I do after completing this course?

You can go on to do another of our B.E.S.T. Bytes courses, or consider enrolling on one of our longer programs of study.