Horticulture - Plant Propagation

College of Amenity Horticulture - Botanic Gardens


Course Name Horticulture - Plant Propagation
Course Provider College of Amenity Horticulture - Botanic Gardens
Alternative Provider(s) Kildalton Agricultural College
Course Code 5N2547
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, Piltown, Kildalton
FET Code 5N2547 - Plant Propagation
Duration 28 weeks, September 2021 - May 2022
Part-time Wednesday 9.00am - 12.30pm
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Starting Sept 2021 in Botanic Gardens
Application Date Application forms are available from:
Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture, Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin, Dublin 9.
Tel: 01-8040201 or Email: botanic.college@teagasc.ie

Teagasc Kildalton Agriculture & Horticulture College, Piltown, Co. Kilkenny
Tel: 051-644400 or Email: kildalton.college@teagasc.ie

Or online via link below.

Applications are due to open on the website in late April/early May 2021. Please note all component award courses are subject to numbers.
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Course Fee €200
Course Content

Expand+This course is designed for those working in the sector who wish to deepen their scientific and applied knowledge of professional plant propagation. Students will learn to perform operations in a nursery stock plant production unit.

Students will ...

Subjects Taught

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On completion of the course, students will be able to:
• Outline the principles of plant propagation
• Outline the principles of division and layering
• Outline the principles of grafting
• Outline the principles of propag...

Careers or Further Progression By taking other Level 5 modules, students may be able to build towards a full major award of QQI Level 5 Certificate in Horticulture. Further progression is also possible to level 6 and level 7 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

• Teagasc College of Horticulture,
Kildalton, Piltown, Co Kilkenny
Tel: 051 644400
Email: kildalton.college@teagasc.ie
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