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A theory-based qualification to improve the horticultural knowledge needed for career development to supervisory or management roles, or to further develop your interest.
Tue 10 Sep 2019
13:00 - 16:00
Exam Fee: £108
The RHS Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of Plant Growth, Health and Applied Propagation provides a route to employment in professional horticulture by assessing knowledge of the scientific principles underpinning horticultural practices and supports career development for those already working in the profession. It also provides a foundation for further learning or training in the field of horticulture.
Students may wish to study the RHS Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of Garden Planning, Construction and Planting (offered from Sept 2020) and RHS Level 3 Certificate in Practical Horticulture (Tue am)
Students who successfully complete all the necessary units for every one of the Level 3 qualifications listed above will gain the RHS Level 3 Diploma in the Principles and Practices of Horticulture.
- Plant Taxonomy, Structure & Function (examination February 2020)
- The Management of Plant Health (examination June 2020)
- The Root Environment, Plant Nutrition & Growing Systems (examination June 2020)
- Understanding Applied Plant Propagation (examination June 2020)
Credits for a unit will be awarded to a candidate who achieves a mark of 50% or more in the written examination for that unit. Where a candidate achieves a mark of 70% or more in the examination for the unit, the credits for the unit will be awarded commendation.
- Horticulture Level 2 RHS Certificate