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RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Horticulture – Year 2 (Evening) – Returnees Only

About the Course

This programme is aimed at developing knowledge and understanding across a broad range of horticultural and gardening principals and topics. You will study care and operation of garden machinery, soil testing, sowing seeds and vegetative propagation techniques. Practical skills in ground preparation for seeding and planting. Practical skills in establishing seeds and plants in soil. Care and pruning of plants. Identification of a range of common garden plants, weeds, pests, diseases and disorders and beneficial organisms.

Entry Requirements

Year 2 is for returnees only.

More information

It is now possible to study RHS Level 3 Certificate in Horticulture at BCA. This is an evening course over two years and builds on the knowledge gained from the Level 2 Theory course. Although there are no formal prerequisites for entry to the qualification it is strongly recommended that students have studied the content covered by the Level 2 Certificate or an equivalent Level 2 qualification in horticulture.