This course would suit you if you are interested in turf and you want to pursue a career in Sports Turf (Greenkeeper)
This course is designed for those with some previous experience of horticulture and wanting to work in outdoor jobs and combines knowledge and practical work with employment experience. Based in the golf industry, the course reflects the skills and knowledge needed to pursue a career in Sports Turf.
Diploma in Work-Based Horticulture Level 3
Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3 Work-Based Diploma in Horticulture (Sports Turf – Greenkeeper)
Functional maths and English Level 2
Assessments are of a practical and theoretical nature and are carried out throughout the course. The underpinning knowledge is also assessed. This can be done by a range of methods including written and verbal assessment. Most of the evidence of competence will be gathered in the workplace.
Independent Assignment: Set and mark out landscape sites to establish grassed and planted areas
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Minimum age of 16 years
During this course you will also cover:
‘Horticulture' covers a wide range of activities and involves the undertaking of practical tasks. There is an expectation that learners will have a reasonable level of fitness. If a learner is in any doubt about the course details, they should discuss their concerns with the course tutor before they enrol.
Apprentices successfully completing the Advanced Apprenticeship have opportunities to progress onto Higher Level Apprenticeships or Foundation Degrees.
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We make every effort to ensure this course information is accurate, however, we reserve the right to make alterations.