HORTICULTURE 4M1994 (Part Time)
The purpose of this award is to enable the learner to work as a general operative in horticulture, using knowledge, skill and competence to select, establish, grow and maintain a range of plants under supervision.
- Education: Applicants should have a standard of knowledge, skill and competence equivalent to NFQ Level 3 when accessing a Level 4 programme. Applicants may have participated in primary and secondary education although no formal qualifications are required.
- Aptitude: Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.
- Previous Experience: Applicants must be able to demonstrate a moderate range of knowledge, skills and competencies relevant to the course, be able to work with responsibility and demonstrate the ability to work on their own initiative.
||Growing Fruit (4N0668)
||Growing Vegetables (4N0671)
||Horticultural Science (4N0682)
||Work Experience (4N1168)
|Establishing Trees And Shrubs
||Establishing Trees & Shrubs (4N0666)
Learners will have acquired the knowledge skills and competencies in the theory and practice in this vocational area.