RHS Level 2 Certificate in Practical Horticulture

Would you like to join us for one day a week on this very popular gardening course?

Thursdays between 10am and 4pm for 22 weeks, starting early September 2018.

This RHS course will be delivered at Holehird Gardens by the lecturing team from Newton Rigg College, to whom all enquiries should be directed.

The course is a mix of practical hands on gardening skills, demonstrations, plant identification and garden visits.  The course consists of 6 units which include:

  • ground preparation and soil testing;
  • pruning and plant maintenance;  
  • plant propagation;
  • planting techniques;
  • identification of garden plants, weeds, pests and diseases;
  • sustainable gardening.

Course fee for 2018 TBC.  Fee for 2017 was £620 (inc £112 RHS Registration Fee).  The fee can be paid in 5 instalments throughout the year.

For more details contact enquiries@newtonrigg.ac.uk or call 01768 893400.