RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Plant Growth and Development

Limited spaces available

Course Details

  • Department

  • Qualification

    Level 2
  • Course Type

    Part Time
  • Length

    30 weeks
  • Location(s)


Course at a glance

RHS Level 2 Certificate in the principles of plant growth and development is a theory-based qualification to develop the essential skills needed to work in horticulture or to further develop your interest.

Entry Requirements

A keen interest in horticulture


To be confirmed for 2023, please enquire for more info


Key Information

The principles of plant growth and development is a theory based qualification which is a combination of lectures and demonstrations.

The modules include

  •  Plant classification, structure and function
  •  Plant nutrition and the root environment
  •  Maintaining plant health
  •  Understanding plant propagation

The course is assessed through written exams which occur at two points during in the course.

There is no online delivery option available for this course.


Find more out about this  course via the RHS website

A keen interest in horticulture

Applicants are normally expected to have a level 2 already in English and Maths.


RHS practical qualification or RHS Level 3 principles qualification

Visit the RHS Website for more information on courses 

Cost to be confirmed for 2023

Course cost may be different if you reside in a devolved area.  To find out more please visit out finance page for advice for over 19 applicants or email us: abcfee@askham-bryan.ac.uk

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