For students passionate about the outdoors, growing, garden design, conservation and maintenance our horticulture courses offer a platform to progress into the commercial areas of horticulture, shaping the environment.
Our courses introduce you to a range of plant identification methods, developing your propagation, plant and soil science knowledge. With courses available from Levels 1 - 3, you’ll have the opportunity to progress and expand your knowledge in horticulture to prepare you for industry.
Guided by our expert staff and guest lecturers, you’ll access our expansive estate and small scale gardens. You’ll develop your practical skills and gain an insight into machinery maintenance, plant and soil sciences, and learn from lecturers who have experience working in the commercial side of horticulture – broadening your knowledge from their own expertise.
You could access:
- Specialist workshops for machinery maintenance.
- Fully equipped glasshouse and laboratory facilities.
- Dedicated studio for the development of computer aided design.
- Small scale gardens.
- Practical areas used by students for building garden landscape features.