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Certificate in Golf Greenkeeping Apprenticeship Level 2


This qualification is for you if you want to enter the world of work. It provides the core skills and knowledge required to enter employment in the Golf Greenkeeping industry.


You will learn how to prepare the entire range of playing surfaces (tees, fairways, roughs, greens etc.) for the game of golf, as well as being able to undertake common methods of repair and renovation. Preparing ground and establishing plants is also a key part of the job, and you will learn how to do this effectively. You will be able to set out and prepare the golf course and its features ready for play to commence.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. However, it is expected that candidates have a Level 2 in English and Maths or are working towards achieving this before the end of the course.

Further Study

You may wish to progress to further learning and training, such as an Advanced Apprenticeship or other Level 3 qualifications in Horticulture or related subjects.

Askham Bryan College,
Askham Bryan,
YO23 3FR
01904 772277