Royal Horticultural Society
Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Horticulture
RHS Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Horticulture
The Level 3 course works to a more ‘industry based’ standard, so can help if you are already working in horticulture and want to further your career or specialise in a particular area of interest. This is a 2 year course being run at the superb gardens at Lamport Hall.
The course is £1499 per person for the year, payable in 2 instalments: £899 Sept 2020, £600 Jan 2021. Includes all assessment and certification fees, the recommended textbook, tools and equipment, and refreshments (not lunch).
Study is on Mondays 6-9pm *START DATE TO BE CONFIRMED*
RHS Level 3 Principles of Horticulture Course content
Plant taxonomy, structure, and function
The root environment, plant nutrition and growing systems
The management of plant health
Understanding applied plant propagation
Understanding garden survey techniques and design principles
Understanding the selection and use of landscaping elements in the garden
Understanding the setting out and construction of landscaping elements in the garden
Understanding a range of specialist elements in the establishment of garden and urban plantings