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Horticulture Advanced Diploma:

This course provides an opportunity to interact with and learn from very successful, highly qualified and experienced professionals. Students will complete the following units: plant propagation, plant protection, landscaping and garden design, crops, viticulture, cut flower growing, horticultural technology, organic plant growing, perm culture, ornamental horticulture, grounds management, turf, nature park management and arboriculture.

Career Prospects: Horticulture presents a very diverse range of career opportunities. Many positions require working outdoors with the use of management, science, design, planning and technical skills. The most common areas of horticulture include: Arboriculture: the care and management of urban trees. Design: designers work to create gardens that are attractive to the eye as well as practical. Sites typically include private gardens, public parks and reserves, indoor facilities and newly developed housing estates. Designers are frequently self-employed. Gardens and landscape: gardening make over television shows have never been more popular. Business is booming for those in the landscaping business. It is a wonderful opportunity for self employment or seeking employment with an established landscaping company. Nurseries: plant growing is the foundation of horticulture. Nurseries range from growing, where new plants grown in special conditions to retail, where sales of plants are made to the public. Sports turf management: The production and maintenance of special grasses is required for sporting facilities such as golf courses, cricket pitches and football ovals. The industry involves turf grass research, science and technology as well as the production, marketing and sales of turf grass products and services. The maximum time given to complete a program is three years. This course is recognised and accredited by the International Association of Private Career Colleges (IAPCC).

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BeginnerIntermediate Advanced

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Course type:

This is a distance learning course

Total time for completion:

31 weeks

£998
per course

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