RHS Practical Horticulture Level 2

  • Morning £720 / Evening £600 + VAT
    Please note, this course has a fee and is subject to cancellation terms and conditions.

  • 30 weeks, Thursday 9 am – 12 noon OR 5.30 – 8.30 pm

This course is suitable if you wish to increase your knowledge in horticulture, and also if you have no prior experience in the subject.

Modules include:

  • Soil testing
  • Sowing seeds and vegetative propagation
  • Practical skills in ground preparation for seeding and planting
  • Practical skills in establishing seeds and plants in soil
  • Care and pruning of plants
  • Sustainable garden practice
  • Identification of a range of common garden plants, weeds, pests, diseases, disorders and beneficial organisms
  • Safe operation of powered garden machinery

Ongoing assessment.

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Progress to study Practical Horticulture RHS L3.

Modules include:

  • Soil testing
  • Sowing seeds and vegetative propagation
  • Practical skills in ground preparation for seeding and planting
  • Practical skills in establishing seeds and plants in soil
  • Care and pruning of plants
  • Sustainable garden practice
  • Identification of a range of common garden plants, weeds, pests, diseases, disorders and beneficial organisms
  • Safe operation of powered garden machinery

Ongoing assessment.

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Progress to study Practical Horticulture RHS L3.

Pencoed Campus, Pencoed, CF35 5LG

This campus is home to an extensive range of subject areas: Land-based, Construction, Sport and Public Services along with our brand new state-of-the-art STEAM Academy for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths.

The campus has great facilities such as a 3G sports pitch, modern equine areas, sports hall and conditioning gym. Located on the outskirts of the village of Pencoed, this campus also offers local amenities and transport links within easy reach.

Your next steps to joining Bridgend College

Apply / Enquire online

Complete your application for the morning session and you will be able to track the status of your application – all online.

If you’re interested in the evening session, submit your enquiry and a member of the team will be back in touch with you.