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Gardening and Landscaping Skills (Level 5)

Ayrshire College

Venues

Kilmarnock Campus

Content

Embark on a journey to enhance your horticultural skills. You will learn various garden skills and explore topics like plant propagation, woody plant care, soil types, turf maintenance, and hard landscaping techniques. There is a strong emphasis on sustainability and working with nature.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4, or Introduction to Gardening and Landscaping Skills (Level 4), or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Entry subject to interview. A real interest in working in an outside environment.

Progression Routes

Relevant courses at SCQF Level 6.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

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