shrub pruning

Key facts
  • Provides an understanding of essential practical skills
  • Develops hands-on practical skills, increasing self-esteem and confidence
  • Supports improved engagement, participation and progression into further study or an apprenticeship
  • Suitable for part-time study
  • Each unit is assessed through a range of set practical activities
  • Assessment can take place in stages offering flexibility
  • Suitable for learners in full-time education or assisted learning, who are aged 14 or over
  • No entry requirements

RHS Level 1 Introductory Award in Practical Horticulture

This practical qualification focuses on developing basic horticultural skills. It also allows progression to the RHS Level 1 Award in Practical Horticulture by taking two additional units.

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RHS Level 1 Award in Practical Horticulture

This is a practical qualification, aimed at anyone with an interest in plants and gardening, that focuses on developing essential horticultural skills.

More about the RHS Level 1 Award in Practical Horticulture (11 credits)


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