Introduction to Gardening at Brooks Farm

Starts: 16 May – 11 July 8 weeks (excludes half term)
Duration: One day a week every Thursday, 9am to 4pm
What centre: Brooks Farm
Cost: Free

Capel Manor College is excited to offer a one day a week Introduction to Gardening course at Brooks Farm, a fantastic opportunity to gain a nationally recognised City & Guilds Level 1 Award.

This course offers:

  • Seasonal planting – annuals/biennials
  • Maintaining a planted area
  • What cultivation means and how to do it
  • Seasonally relevant vegetative propagation
  • Tool use and maintenance
  • Plant identification
  • Health and safety practices

Requirements:
You will need your own safety boots for practical activities, gardening gloves and an up-to-date tetanus vaccination.

To apply for a place on this course, please complete an application form or contact our friendly Admissions team on 0303 003 1234.