Horticulture student working on some plants in the garden

Horticulture

Horticultural work can offer many varied tasks including planting and cultivating seeds, digging, weeding, pruning, identifying and controlling plant pests. Jobs available may be paid or voluntary and include working in places such as private gardens, public parks and community gardens.

Possible job roles include:

  • Groundsman
  • Gardener
  • Landscape Gardener
  • Garden Centre Assistant
  • Self-Employment

Accredited Horticulture Courses

Entry Level 2 Award in Practical Horticulture Skills

Entry Level 3 Award in Practical Horticulture Skills

Level 1 Award in Practical Horticulture Skills

Skills Builder Courses

Horticulture for Independent Living and Work

Introduction to Horticulture