Course description

Do you enjoy being in the outdoors? Do you find gardening good for your wellbeing?

Join us in the beautiful grounds of the Wentworth Castle Estate to hone your horticulture skills and knowledge.

You will develop a range of 'green fingered' skills which you can then use to develop your patio planters, garden or allotment.

You will also achieve a Level 1 Award in practical Horticulture from City & Guilds.

What can this course lead to?

This course will allow you to learn, develop and practise the skills required for progression to higher level horticulture qualifications, and to work in the horticulture sector.

Want to learn more?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Open Events.


Northern College, Yorkshire

Course session dates

Session dates for 9 June 2022 - 24 June 2022

  • Thursday 09 Jun 2022 to Friday 10 Jun 2022
  • Thursday 16 Jun 2022 to Friday 17 Jun 2022
  • Thursday 23 Jun 2022 to Friday 24 Jun 2022

Course fees and funding support

You may be eligible to study for free if you are unemployed, on certain benefits, or earn £17,374.50 a year or less. We can confirm when you apply or contact our Student Support Services team to learn more.

Course Fee £150.00