RHS Horticulture Courses

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Ordsall Hall is an approved centre for delivery of the Royal Horticultural Society qualifications.

Three theory based qualifications at Level 2 are currently taught Fridays between 1.00-6.00pm.

  • RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Plant Growth, Propagation and Development (4 units worth 14 credits).
  • RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Garden Planning, Establishment and Maintenance (4 units worth 14 credits).
  • RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Horticulture (All 8 units of the above two courses worth 28 credits).

These courses are ideal for those wishing to widen their knowledge of gardening for their own pleasure or for those thinking of pursuing a career in horticulture.

Further information about these qualifications can be found on the RHS Horticultural Society website.

Cost

£450 per course, per student (£900 for the full Certificate in the Principles of Horticulture, payable in 2 instalments). Exam fees are £16 per unit (4 units per course, 8 units in total) and will be charged separately at time of exam registration.

Bursaries

Through funding kindly donated by the Friends of Salford Museum Association there are a small number of bursaries available to students pursuing RHS qualifications at Ordsall Hall.

Contact us

To find out more please email horticulture@scll.co.uk.