R B G E Certificate in Practical Horticulture Thursday Sept17 - Jun18

R B G E Certificate in Practical Horticulture Thursday Sept17 - Jun18

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The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) Certificate in Practical Horticulture (CPH) is a unique course that focuses on the essential skills needed by budding horticulturalists today.

The course has been designed to give students a solid grounding in horticultural techniques, learning key skills, with the essential theory behind the practice explained. The importance and quality of this course has been recognised by the endorsement of Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) and the support of The Stanley Smith (UK) Horticultural Trust.

As well as being delivered at Waterperry Gardens and RBGE, the course is being taught in partner organisations in the UK (e.g. The Eden Project, Cornwall) and abroad (e.g. Oman Botanic Garden, Muscat). To ensure that quality and standards are maintained worldwide, RBGE administers the assessment, qualification and verification guidelines.

For more details please contact us for our Applicants' RBGE Handbook.

Tutor: Annette Pursey

Fee: £850

Dates and Times: Thursdays, 9.30am-4.30pm
Unit No. Unit Title Date
CPH-01 Looking at Plants 21st September 2017
CPH-02 Soil Care 12th October 2017
CPH-07 Planting 23rd November 2017
CPH-08 Pruning & Training 22nd February 2018
CPH-04 Seed Propagation 8th March 2018
CPH-03 Growing Media & Potting 22nd March 2018
CPH-05 Vegetative Propagation 17th May 2018
CPH-06 Feeding & Watering 7th June 2018
Revision Day: 28th June 2018
Assessment Day: Either 5th, 6th, 9th or 10th July 2018