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Level 3 RHS Certificate in the Principles of Garden Planning, Construction and Planting


This Level 3 qualifications not only offer opportunities for employment, but also enable you to begin to specialise in your area of interest.


This course can offer proficiency for those looking for employment in horticulture, can support further career and professional development for those already working in the field, or it can provide a basis for continued learning or training.

Modules in this course include:

  • Understanding garden survey techniques and design principles
  • Understanding selection and use of landscaping elements in the garden
  • Understanding the setting out and construction of landscape elements in the garden
  • Understanding a range of specialist elements in the establishment of garden and urban plantings

Entry Requirements

Previous RHS qualification or relevant industry experience.

Further Study

RHS Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of Plant Growth, Health and Applied Propagation or a career in the Horticulture industry.

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