Horticulture - Landscape Construction & Maintenance

College of Amenity Horticulture - Botanic Gardens


Course Name Horticulture - Landscape Construction & Maintenance
Course Provider College of Amenity Horticulture - Botanic Gardens
Alternative Provider(s) Kildalton Agricultural College, Ashtown Food Research Centre
Course Code 5N1908
Course Type Teagasc
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Component Award (Level 5 NFQ) Minor QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Glasnevin, Ashtown
FET Code 5N1908 - Landscape Construction & Maintenance
Duration 15 weeks
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Apply online on the Teagasc website - link below.

Please contact Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture, National Botanic Gardens or Teagasc College of Horticulture, Kildalton College for further information.
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Course Content

Expand+Landscape Construction & Maintenance (Level 5 Component Award – QQI 5N1908) Learn how to construct and maintain hard and soft landscape features. Suitable for those interested in planning and building gardens and care of plants. It is suitable ...

Subjects Taught Module Content
On completion of this module, students will be able to:
• Describe structural components and construction details
• Demonstrate pre-building skills using safe work practices
• Construct hard landscape features
• Plant a range of plants from plans
• Establish a lawn using seed and turf
• Devise an annual landscape maintenance programme
Careers or Further Progression By taking other Level 5 modules, students may be able to build towards a full award of QQI Certificate in Horticulture.
Further Enquiries Location and further details:
• Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture,
National Botanic Gardens,
Glasnevin, Dublin 9
Tel: 01 8040201
Email: botanic.college@teagasc.ie
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