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RHS Level 2 Certificate

in the Principles of Plant Growth, Propagation and Development

Aeonium

Unit 1

Plant Classification, Structure and Function

compost

Unit 2

Plant Nutrition and the Root Environment

lily beetles

Unit 3

Unit 3 Maintaining Plant Health

greenhouse

Unit 4

Understanding Plant Propagation

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RHS Level 2 Certificate

in the Principles of Garden Planning, Establishment and Maintenance

plan

Unit 1

Garden Features, Plant Selection and Planning

hostas in gravel

Unit 2

Choice, Establishment & Maintenance of Garden Plants and Lawns

raised veg beds

Unit 3

Production of Outdoor Vegetables and Fruit

lily beetles

Unit 4

Protected Environments & their Use in Plant Cultivation

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RHS Level 3 Certificate

in the Principles of Plant Growth, Health and Applied Propagation

leaf structure and photosynthesis

Unit 1

Plant Taxonomy, Structure and Function

Wisley rootzone

Unit 2

The Root Environment, Plant Nutrition and Growing Systems

vine weevil damage

Unit 3

Managing Plant Health

greenhouse

Unit 4

Applied Plant Propagation

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RHS Level 3 Certificate

in the Principles of Garden Planning, Construction and Planting

drawing up plan

Unit 1

Garden Survey Techniques and Design Principles

gabions

Unit 2

Selection and Use of Landscaping Elements in the Garden

wall construction

Unit 3

Setting out & Construction of Landscaping Elements

cloud pruning

Unit 4

Specialist Elements in the Establishment of Gardens and Urban Plantings

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Certificate in Organic Horticulture

Coming August 2017

01 Principles which underpin sustainable horticultural practices

02 Planning an organic garden

03 Understanding the properties of soil and importance of soil biology

04 Managing soil, growing media and maintaining fertility

05 Importance of habitat provision and biodiversity

06 Planning year round organic vegetable growing

07 Vegetable growing methods, harvesting, storage and seed saving.

08 Growing annuals, biennials and herbaceous perennials sustainably

09 Selecting, planting and maintaining trees and shrubs sustainably

10 Selecting and maintaining lawns and wildlife friendly alternatives

11 Prevention, identification and organic control of garden pests,

12 Prevention, identification and organic control of garden weeds

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    Exam results
    by Janet Prescott - Wednesday, 19 April 2017, 4:32 PM
     

    Congratulations to those of you who've been successful in the February 2017 exams -if things didn't go as well as you hoped, please stay positive and wait for the exam papers 'with examiner's comments' to be loaded by the RHS in the next couple of weeks. These may give you some clues about why ...

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    Jobs and career opportunities
    by Janet Prescott - Sunday, 9 April 2017, 9:58 AM
     

    Lately we've been asked to pass on information about job opportunities in horticulture  in different parts of the country: sometimes ex-students want to recruit more people for their businesses, others are jobs which our students have heard about.

    There's a new forum on the classroom page now, where we will post this, and information we get on bursaries, training schemes etc. 


     
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    Exam results and logging in to the RHS Portal
    by Janet Prescott - Thursday, 6 April 2017, 4:49 PM
     

    THe RHS have sent this  briefing out to Centres:

    Exam Results

    Results for the February exams (Levels 2 and 3) will be released to centres on the 19th April 2017. Any of your learners who are registered on the RHS portal can also login on this date to view their own results, so you may wish...

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