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Amenity Horticulture at SCQF Level 5

Dundee and Angus College

Venues

Kingsway Campus

Content

Topics covered include health and safety, establishing and maintaining plants, lawn care, machinery, plant protection and plant identification. Learners normally take around 18 months to complete the SVQ at SCQF Level 5. Pa1, Pa6 spraying certificates and emergency first aid are also covered (this may incur additional cost if not on our Modern Apprentice programme).

Entry Requirements

Applicants are required to be employed within horticulture or a related industry and must have the ability to work at SCQF Level 5 or above.

Progression Routes

SVQ Amenity Horticulture at SCQF Level 6

Start Date

August

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 5

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

18 months

Department

Agriculture, Estates and Horticulture

SCQF Level

5

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals