Gardening – How to Run a Business

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Are you thinking of becoming a professional gardener, maintaining a gardening round and working outside every day? This course is for you. You will encounter all the skills required to run a successful business.

CodeUFPNFL21
Start Date Wed 25 Sep 2019
Days 1
Time09:30 - 15:30
CampusAUCTION MART
Fee£40
Overview

The basics of horticulture are only the beginning in running a successful gardening round. What do you know about earning an income, about health and safety, relevant laws, qualifications, and business planning? What do you know about insurance, book keeping, tax returns and national insurance? This course covers everything that you will need to know into order to run a gardening business.

This course is not an introduction to gardening and horticulture as such, although the basics will be referred to. It is much more about business planning, logistics and the everyday skills of being self-employed.

 

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  • Introduction to Garden Design
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  •  Garden Design Foundation Degree
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