Horticulture & Floristry

Horticulture & Floristry

Horticulture & Floristry Overview

These courses are based at Suffolk Rural, Otley

Gardens, parks and estates across the UK desperately need gardeners. There’s particular demand for growers, landscapers and plant experts. Around 70% of horticulture businesses struggle to find skilled workers. Our technical and creative training can help you shape your career in this growing £9bn industry.

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Available Horticulture & Floristry courses

Floristry (City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma) - Suffolk Rural (Otley) (Part-Time)

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus.Tuesday and Wednesday; 9.30 – 16.00A part-time 1 year course with a full ten unit exploration of the skills, techniques and knowledge required to become a florist. The practical course covers units in we...

Floristry (City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate) - Suffolk Rural (Otley) (Part-Time)

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus.Thursday; 9.30 – 16.00A higher level part-time 1 year course for learners with some experience in floristry. You will study wedding floristry and floral arrangements in more depth. This course takes place every Th...

Floristry (Level 2 Award, Part Time) – Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus.Wednesday evenings; 18.00 – 20.45 This course is aimed at those with a keen interest in Floristry, who are considering employment in the Floristry industry. On this course you will have the opportunity to...

Floristry (Level 2 Certificate, Part Time) – Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus. Thursday; 9.30 – 16.00 Commercial floristry involves an understanding of the requirements of the Floristry industry. This includes an understanding of flower care, design and construction techniques, and the legal requirements of the in...

Horticulture (Level 2 Award, Part Time) – Suffolk Rural (Otley) - Saturday course

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus.Saturday's - 9.00am – 12.30pm The course focuses on the fundamentals of the practical skills required within Horticulture. Learners will have the opportunity to gain skills including planting, pruning, use of ma...

Horticulture (Level 2 Technical Certificate) - Suffolk Rural (Otley) (Landscape and Commercial Gardening Pathway)

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus. This Level 2 Technical Certificate in Horticulture is for you if you are 16-19 and looking to start a career within the horticultural sector. Horticulture is made up of many diverse...

Landscape Construction (Level 3 Certificate) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus. This qualification has been designed for those who would like to work as landscapers and is intended to meet industry needs for professional hard landscapers who understand the needs of...

Level 1 Rural Skills (Farm, Woodland and Garden Management)

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus. The purpose of this qualification is to develop the transferable skills, attributes, and behaviours needed for you to progress to further study and ultimately to employment. You will study a...

Level 2 Certificate in Garden Design

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley. The Level 2 Certificate in Garden Design has been designed to enable learners to develop the underpinning plant knowledge and drawing skills required to enter the garden design industry. You...

Practical Horticulture (RHS Level 2 Certificate) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley. The RHS certificates are ideal for those looking for a career change, professional horticulturists, casual learners seeking a part-time course and budding allotmenteers! On studying the RHS Level 2 Certificate...

Principles of Horticulture (Principles of Garden Planning, Establishment and Maintenance Theory Pathway) (RHS Level 2 Certificate) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley. The RHS certificates are ideal for those looking for a career change, professional horticulturists, casual learners seeking a part-time course and budding allotmenteers! To gain the RHS Level 2 Certificate...

Principles of Plant Growth and Development (RHS Level 2 Certificate) – Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley. The RHS certificates are ideal for those looking for a career change, professional horticulturists, casual learners seeking a part-time course and budding allotmenteers! To gain the RHS Level 2 Certificate...