RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Garden Planning, Establishment and Maintenance

Course overview

This is an intensive, part-time theory-based course that forms part of the RHS Level 2 Diploma in the Principles and Practices of Horticulture.

As this is an exam-based course, you must be able to commit time for independent study. If you are studying at our Enfield Campus, you will be based in a classroom. If you are studying at our Regent’s Park Campus, you will mainly be based in a classroom with some online learning.

This course is only available to current students and external applicants who have completed RHS Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Plant Growth, Propagation and Development.

You will learn

  • How to create garden features, including selection and planning
  • How to choose plants and the establishment and maintenance of plants and lawns
  • How to produce outdoor vegetables and fruit
  • More about protected environments and their use in plant cultivation
Qualification

Certificate in the Principles of Garden Planning, Establishment and Maintenance – Royal Horticultural Society
Reference: 50082954

A minimum level of general GCSE attainment including English at grade 4 and above (C and above)
An interest in plants and gardening

Successful completion of this course should support career development if you’re already working in professional horticulture, help prepare you to embark on a career in professional horticulture or allow you to progress to Level 3 RHS or garden design qualifications.

If you complete all three RHS Level 2 Certificates you will receive the RHS Level 2 Diploma in the Principles and Practices of Horticulture.