Planit


Parks, Gardens and Green Space

Glasgow Clyde College

Venues

Langside Campus

Content

This course is designed for those employed in the horticulture or landscape Industry at a supervisory level. You will attend college one day per week to enhance practical techniques and skills and develop management and theoretical knowledge.

You will learn how to: Estimate resource requirements and program work; Promote monitor and maintain health and safety; Manage yourself and manage information; Identify plants and co-ordinate the control of pests and diseases; Monitor and control the growth of plants; Co-ordinate the planting of plants and manage planted areas; Prepare and construct hard landscaped areas.

Entry Requirements

SVQ Level 2 Horticulture. You must be employed in a horticulture or landscape setting.

Progression Routes

HNC Horticulture (SCQF Level 7).

Start Date

August

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 6

Study Method

Part time (day release)

Course Length

1 year

Department

Floristry and Horticulture

SCQF Level

6

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals