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RHS Practical Horticulture Level 2 – UXPPFL01

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This one-year practical horticulture course will follow the RHS Level 2 Certificate in Practical Horticulture syllabus which students can achieve by successfully completing several practical examinations and assessments.
Start Date Mon 14 Sep 2020
Weeks 33
Time 09:00 - 12:15
Fee £234 * Exam Fee: £128

Payment by direct debit is available, 20% of course fee plus exam fee must be paid on enrolment then the remaining fee can be spread over a maximum of 6 months

Equipment Info

You will need to wear appropriate outdoor clothing and sturdy footwear.



  • Soil Testing (1 credit)
  • Sowing Seeds & Vegetative Propagation Techniques (2 credits)
  • Practical Skills in Ground Preparation for Seeding & Planting (2 credits)
  • Practical Skills in Establishing Seeds & Plants in Soil (2 credits)
  • Care & Pruning of Plants (3 credits)
  • Identification of a Range of Common Garden Plants, Weeds, Pests, Diseases, Disorders & Beneficial Organisms (3 credits)


  • This course can be combined with the Principles of Horticulture Certificate Level 2 RHS to give the Horticulture Principles and Practices Diploma Level 2 RHS
  • Practical Horticulture RHS Level 3
  • Diploma in Horticulture RHS Level 3


* Fee remission may be available for this course, visit Fees and Funding for further information