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Horticulture

Our Horticulture qualifications are ran from Hetton Lyons Country Park, and involve hands on training rather than classroom based, meaning you’ll be learning practical skills in a realistic setting. Horticulture learners have the opportunity to learn how to use and maintain machinery, complete garden design, hard and soft landscaping, paving and fencing. They learn to plant trees, shrubs and flowers and propagate. Learners will also cover brush cutting and first aid qualifications.

How to Apply

You can register interest for this course online by clicking here, call 0300 003 7073 or email contact@springboard-ne.org

Qualifications needed

Entry Level – No previous qualifications are required for this programme, however, a pre-course interview will be required before a place is offered

Careers you could move into:

On completion of our Horticulture qualification, career opportunities can include gardner, landscaper, hedge trimmer, tree surgeon, countryside ranger and forestry worker.

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