- SVQ Level 2 in Horticulture (SCQF Level 5)
- SVQ Level 3 in Amenity Horticulture
- HNC in Horticulture (SCQF Level 7)
- PDA in Garden Centre Operations
- PDA Worplace Assessment Using Direct & Indirect Methods (SCQF Level 8)
- PDA Internal Verification of Workplace Assessment (SCQF Level 8)
HNC in Horticulture (SCQF Level 7)
This HNC is designed for part-time students and it is suited to people with horticultural experience who wish to develop their practical, scientific and business management skills.
Using Software ApplicationPackages,
Supervision & Management,
Plant Recognition and Use,
Plant Protection : Problems & Control,
Horticulture Mechanisation Principles,
Plant Growth & Development,
Group Award Graded Unit.
Part time students may complete the course at their own pace, although they can achieve the HNC in as little as two academic years. Starts in September.
Supervisory roles in Local Authorities, Estates, Garden Centres, Private Gardens, Nurseries, Landscaping Companies and Self-employment.
For progressing students - it is essential to have passed the NC in Horticulture with Garden Design.
For new students - At least 1 Higher at Grade C or above in English, Maths, Biology or another subject.
You should be able to demonstrate that you are enthusiastic, hard working, and are prepared to get involved in all aspects of the course - both practical and classroom based. Exceptional entry may be possible at the discretion of the College.
Year 2 of HND Horticulture,
Year 2 of HND Horticulture with Plantsmanship,
Year 2 of BSc in Horticulture.