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Production Horticulture

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Elmwood Campus

Content

This course is designed to equip trainees with the basic skills in the production horticulture industry.

A range of topics will be covered during the course including how to monitor and maintain health, safety and security, establish and maintain effective working relationships with others, agree how to manage and improve your own performance in the business environment, establish crops or plants, prepare growing media, prepare and use equipment and machines. Additional optional units will be on offer.

Entry Requirements

National 4 English and Maths

Progression Routes

SVQ Production Horticulture at SCQF Level 6

Start Date

August

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 5

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Horticulture and Landscaping

SCQF Level

5

Website

www.sruc.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals