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 in the Principles of Horticulture (Theory), you will need to complete the following elements
UNIT One ( Option A ) This unit provides an introduction to plant science, plant health, plant nutrition and how to specify plants
UNIT Two (Option B) This unit provides further knowledge on plant science and examines planting styles, biodiversity and horticulture for wellbeing, community and the environment.
Assessment is through national exams in February and June.
- RHS Level 3 Certificates (Theory and Practical)
- Employment in the horticultural sector
- RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Plant Growth, Propagation and Development (Option A); £700
- RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Garden Planning, Establishment and Maintenance (Option B); £700
PPE (steel-toe-capped boots, wellies, gardening gloves, outdoor clothing).