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Qualification - Foundation Diploma in Garden Maintenance

Course CodeVHT245
Fee CodeFD
Duration (approx)1000 hours
QualificationFoundation Diploma

Garden Maintenance Training - study garden maintenance by distance learning.

Gardens come in many shapes and sizes from historical stately homes covering many acres to exquisite town gardens of just a few hundred square metres. Despite this diversity of design and purpose, the underlying principles and practicalities of maintaining these gardens remains the same. However, these principles and practicalities are extremely varied and the prospect of learning them all can be very daunting to early-career horticulturalists. This varied course is very broad-based providing a clear structure to your studying and covers a wide range of topics all of which are highly relevant in modern gardening.


 

Modules

Core ModulesThese modules provide foundation knowledge for the Qualification - Foundation Diploma in Garden Maintenance.
 Arboriculture I BHT106
 Garden Maintenance VHT100
 Home Garden Expert Course AHT101
 Horticulture I BHT101
 Landscaping I BHT109
 Turf Care BHT104
 Irrigation (Gardens) BHT210
 Weed Control BHT209
 Water Conservation And Management BEN302
 
Elective ModulesIn addition to the core modules, students study any 1 of the following 3 modules.
 Qualification - Foundation Certificate in Plant Growth for Horticulture Level 2 VHT040
 Qualification - Foundation Certificate in Plant Growth for Horticulture Level 3 VHT041
 Propagation I BHT108
 

Note that each module in the Qualification - Foundation Diploma in Garden Maintenance is a short course in its own right, and may be studied separately.


You can start the course at any time to suit you and work at your own pace.

Our tutors are all highly qualified, highly experienced and most importantly, friendly and enthusiastic about gardening.

If you have any questions about this course, our garden maintenance tutors are more than happy to help.

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