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Horticulture

The Horticulture Level 3 course is ideal if you want to develop your horticulture skills to become a more senior professional or manager working in gardening or groundskeeping.

You will be taught by experienced, knowledgeable staff which will ensure that you gain an in-depth insight into the techniques and science of horticulture. You will cover propagation, creating plant displays and carrying out your own project at Occombe Farm Market Garden.

You will also gain plenty of practical experience in a variety of skills, from maintaining different types of turf to pruning shrubs and trees, and will undertake a work placement to develop practical experience.

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What will I learn?

“Having seen the facilities and met with the team, I was really excited to start my course. I’ve learnt so much in my time here, using specialist equipment and creating and maintaining our own garden. I can’t wait to progress and take my skills into employment.”Jamie Williams

Paignton Campus – Vantage Point

This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

South Devon College,
Long Road,
Paignton,
TQ4 7EJ

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