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RHS Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Garden Planning, Establishment and Maintenance


This course is suitable for those who wish to learn the theory element of horticulture.


This qualification consists of four mandatory units:

  • Understand garden features, plant selection and planning
  • Understand choice, establishment and maintenance of plants and lawns
  • Understand the production of outdoor vegetable and fruit crops
  • Understanding protected environments and their use in plant cultivation

Entry Requirements

A keen interest gardening or passion for the horticultural industry.

Further Study

Upon successful competion of this course students may progress to the L2 Principles in Applied Plant Growth or a Level 3 RHS qualification in Horticulture.

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