Certificate in Estate Skills

Course Content

This course is highly practical, but with a theoretical element. Subjects covered on this course include fencing, plant production from seed, drystone walling, tree and shrub planting, pesticide application, chainsaw maintenance and use, tractor operations.

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of NC Horticulture level 4 or ability to work at level 5 course units.  

Method of Assessment

The course is continually assessed throughout the year and is a mixture of theoretical and practical subjects.

Future Prospects

Diploma in Horticulture Level 6 or HNC Horticulture.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Arbroath Campus

  • Start Date

    24 Aug 2020

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    36 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Agriculture, Estates & Horticulture

  • Course Fee

    Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body

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