Welcome visitor you can login or create an account.
ADL is a leading provider of Distance Learning, Home Study & Online Courses
Newsletter

* E-Mail:

Payment Plans
Online Courses
Educational Support
Contact Us
First Name:

Email Address:

Phone Number:

Enquiry:
Most Popular
RHS Certificate Level 2 Package
£650.00
Based on 2 reviews.
Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
RHS L2 Principles of Garden Planning, Establishment, Maintenance
£325.00
Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
RHS L2 Plant Growth, Propagation, Development
£325.00
Based on 1 reviews.
Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
Poultry
£325.00
Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
Academic Writing
£35.00
Add to Wish List
Add to Compare

Home » Horticulture

Horticulture

Horticulture Courses

Demand for Horticulturalists in the UK is always on the rise.   You used to be able to blame Alan Tichmarsh, but it's gone way beyond that now!  Partially due to the increase need of horticultural production, in particular within emerging industrial countries such as China and India.  Many employers in the industry are welcoming anyone with the right skills and attitude.  An increasing number of horticultural jobs are becoming linked to public contracts, so it is essential for businesses to show that their employees can meet the criteria by obtaining formal qualifications. 

Get a Horticulture Qualification:  The courses offered by ADL in this subject are diverse  – from diplomas in horticultural technology (including hydroponics, plant breeding and growing), to advanced certificates in horticulture (including crops, turf and plant protection) - and all through the convenience of distance learning.   To start your career you will need qualifications. Our wide range of online courses includes not only certificates and diplomas but also preparation for the various RHS awards including the level I I’s and Ii I’s and Master of Horticulture. All these qualifications are recognised for membership of the Institute of Horticulture. The institute provides recognition of status and the use of the appropriate letters after your name.

Get a career in Horticulture:  In terms of horticultural careers, ADL courses can open up avenues into Landscaping & Garden Design, Wholesale Nursery Management, Aromatherapy, Plant Breeding, Sports Turf Management. Horticulture is a great career - there is such diversity! You can be a hands-on gardener, a plant scientist or a garden designer, work in the commercial, amenity or environmental sector. The Horticulture industry is the largest employer in the UK. Job opportunities abound not only nationally but also internationally embracing the commercial and environmental sectors as well as research and journalism. Salaries within the industry of horticulture can range from £15,000 to £99,000 per annum.   

New to horticulture? Get a head start! :  Passionate about horticulture or want to embark on a career in this field?  In fact if you want to work in horticulture anywhere in the world, you will need a good foundation. Horticulture is far more than the cultivation of plants (whether for food, to enhance parks and countryside or for garden ornamentation): “Horticulture is where art, science, design and commerce meet – with challenging and rewarding careers no matter what your background or interests.” (Paul Harris – National Trust Picture Library). This diverse discipline can be explored through ADL's flexible study programmes.

Already work in horticulture, need Professional Development?  A professional development course will always enhance your CV/Resume - but more importantly, it can help you to achieve your career goals.  The RHS Gardening and Horticulture courses that ADL run are written by professional horticulturists, but can be be studied at home.

Can't find  a qualification to suit your needs?  Why not speak with one of our Academic Course Advisors for FREE advice on +441227 789 649?  or email:  info@adlhomestudy.co.uk.  Our online home study courses may be studied for vocational purposesself-enrichment (hobby) or for serious study leading to higher qualifications.  You'll receive unlimited tutor and admin support  and be able to start at any time.


Studying from home enables you to work in the industry, gaining the practical experience needed for qualifications and at the same time studying at your own pace from home, without compromising your time and income. You can even study our courses for hobby purposes enabling you to expand your passion

Refine Search

Show:
Sort By:
Acacias


 

Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£325.00
Advanced Diploma in Plant Science
Advanced Diploma in Plant Science course online. Unfortunately scientific training is often either t..
Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£1,640.00
Advanced Permaculture
Advanced Permaculture course online. Learn to design naturally inspired living systems. For people w..
Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£325.00
African Violets


 

Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£325.00
Arboriculture I (Basic)
Arboriculture I course online. A good foundation in tree care and culture. This course develops your..
Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£325.00
Arboriculture II (intermediate)


 

Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£325.00
Australian Native Trees


 

Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£325.00
Australian Natives I


 

Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£325.00
Azaleas & Rhododendrons


 

Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£325.00
Basic Amenity Horticulture


 

Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£325.00
Berry Production


 

Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£325.00
Bonsai Course


 

Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£325.00
Botany I - Plant Physiology And Taxonomy

Botany I- Plant Physiology and Taxonomy course online. Discover the world of Botany. The course contains the basis of plant science, and is an introduction to plant physiology and taxonomy, covering general botany including...
 

Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£325.00
Botany II Plant Growth and Development


 

Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£325.00
Cacti & Succulents


 

Add to Wish List
Add to Compare
£325.00

The Academy for Distance Learning are a leading provider for online course with professional qualifications in the UK, and reknowned for the care and commited support we deliver for your learning.  Our specialist tutors are both successful business and industry people and qualified to deliver the materials provided, whether online, distance learning or paper based.   We specialise in online course learning, making us experts at delivery and true pioneers in the field.  We’re committed to your success, and we’ll help you choose the right course.

http://adlonlinecourses.com/adl-online-bookstore
http://adlhomestudy.co.uk/onlinestudyzone/login/index.php

Disclaimer: Every attempt is made to ensure all information from the academy is accurate and that the student has attained the competencies taught in a course, at the point of their assessment. Beyond this point, the graduate is responsible to maintain their acquired competencies, and apply acquired knowledge and skills in a way which is appropriate to the unique characteristics of each application. This will release the academy from any liability, action and claims of whatsoever nature in connection with, or arising from any such information, instruction or advice, given by any student or ex-student, whether directions given during the course are followed or not.