Horticulture - Tree & Shrub Management

College of Amenity Horticulture - Botanic Gardens


Course Name Horticulture - Tree & Shrub Management
Course Provider College of Amenity Horticulture - Botanic Gardens
Alternative Provider(s) Kildalton Agricultural College, Ashtown Food Research Centre
Course Code 6N3624
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 6N3624 - Tree & Shrub Management
Duration 16 weeks part-time approx.
November to May - Wed & Fri 9am - 12.30pm
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencing Nov 2021 Botanic Gardens & Ashtown Teagasc Centre.
In Early January in Kildalton Ag College.
Application Date Apply online via Teagasc website - link below.
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Entry Requirements Please note the level 6 component courses are open to students who have successfully achieved a Certificate in Horticulture QQI Level 5 or persons currently working within the horticulture industry with a minimum of three years’ experience (in this case a letter from employer must be provided and a short interview will take place).
Course Fee €220
Course Content

Expand+Students who do not wish to pursue a full-time horticultural programme with Teagasc can opt to complete a single module or a number of modules on a part-time basis.

This course is designed for those employed in a sector where selection, establishm...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Module Content
On completion of this module, students will be able to:
• Evaluate methods of establishing and managing trees and shrubs in a variety of situations
• Explain current legislation and codes of practice relating to trees and shrubs...

Careers or Further Progression Progression
This award is a component part of the full-time Advanced Certificate in Horticulture programme offered at both colleges. On completion of this course students can undertake further part-time modules that are complimentary to this course.
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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