Planit


Landscaping

Borders College

Venues

Newtown St Boswells Campus

Content

This course provides students with an introduction to landscape topics, whilst students gain valuable work experience within the vocational area. Units within this vocational award are: Maintain Safe and Effective Working Practices, Assist with Planting and Establishing Plants, Assist with Maintaining Plants, Assist with Maintaining Structures and Surfaces, Assist with the Maintenance of Equipment, Transport Supplies of Physical Resources within the Work Area.

Entry Requirements

Demonstrate an ability to study at SCQF Level 4

Progression Routes

Successful students may progress to SVQ courses at SCQF Level 5 within Horticulture and Landscaping or other courses within the College.

Start Date

August

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 4

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks

Department

Land and Animal Management

SCQF Level

4

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals