Leisure Gardening

This course provides an introduction to practical gardening techniques in a relaxed and informal environment.



Academic Year: 2022/23

Course Code: 10263

Campus: Downpatrick, Ballynahinch, Holywood

Study Type: Part-Time

Education Level Further Education

Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Part-Time
Ballynahinch
06/02/2023
Day: Monday
Time: 13:00-15:00
Part-Time
Downpatrick
06/02/2023
Day: Wednesday
Time: 19:00-21:00
Part-Time
Holywood
30/01/2023
Day: Friday
Time: 13:00-15:00
Part-Time
Holywood
30/01/2023
Day: Tuesday
Time: 19:00-21:00
Part-Time
Holywood
30/01/2023
Day: Tuesday
Time: 13:00-15:00
Part-Time
Holywood
30/01/2023
Day: Monday
Time: 10:30-12:30
Part-Time
Holywood
30/01/2023
Day: Friday
Time: 10:00-12:00
Part-Time
Holywood
30/01/2023
Day: Wednesday
Time: 10:00-12:00

Course Overview

This course is suitable for students who have previously completed a L2 Gardening course with us, or who have a good level of gardening knowledge already and wish to continue to develop their skills.

It is delivered over one semester (Sept - Dec or Feb - June).

Our campus garden is used as an outdoor classroom, and over the course of the term you will be able to participate in many seasonal aspects of gardening.

Course Modules

This is a leisure course. 

Ideal If:

You're a keen gardener.

If you are brand new to gardening, please consider one of our L2 accredited courses as an introduction, such as Gardening Skills or Plant Knowledge.

You'll Learn:

 Practical Gardening.

You'll Love:

The horticultural facilities on our Holywood Campus.

You'll Progress:

You can progress on to any of our Level 2 Certificate courses including Gardening Skills, Plant Knowledge, Growing Organic Fruit and Veg, Garden Design or Botanical Art.

You'll Need:

To have completed one of our L2 courses, or have a reasonable level of Gardening knowledge.

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

Related Courses

Leisure Organic Fruit & Vegetable Growing

This course is suitable for students who have previously completed the OCN Organic Fruit and Vegetable Growing Course, Level 2 Award in Vocational Skills.

L2 Award in Gardening Skills

This OCN accredited L2 course provides an introduction to practical gardening techniques in a relaxed and informal environment.

Level 2 Award in Plant Knowledge

This OCN accredited L2 course provides an introduction to Plant Knowledge and Propagation in a relaxed and informal environment.

Level 2 Award in Botanical Art

This OCN Accredited Art and Design course provides the learners with the opportunity of creating images of plants in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. The course combines art and science, learners will complete compositions to represent the structure and forms of plants, with the use of a variety mediums including pencil and watercolour.

Available Sessions Summary

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Part-Time
Ballynahinch
06/02/2023
Day: Monday
Time: 13:00-15:00
Part-Time
Downpatrick
06/02/2023
Day: Wednesday
Time: 19:00-21:00
Part-Time
Holywood
30/01/2023
Day: Friday
Time: 13:00-15:00
Part-Time
Holywood
30/01/2023
Day: Tuesday
Time: 19:00-21:00
Part-Time
Holywood
30/01/2023
Day: Tuesday
Time: 13:00-15:00
Part-Time
Holywood
30/01/2023
Day: Monday
Time: 10:30-12:30
Part-Time
Holywood
30/01/2023
Day: Friday
Time: 10:00-12:00
Part-Time
Holywood
30/01/2023
Day: Wednesday
Time: 10:00-12:00

Enquiries Information

For more information or help with this course send us an enquiry and a member of our team will get back in touch.

Further Education

Further Education

If you have just completed your GCSEs, Further Education is most likely the option for you. FE covers qualifications from entry to higher level qualifications such as Awards, Certificates, Diplomas, NVQ, BTEC and Apprenticeships.

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Available Sessions

The following sessions are available to apply for:

We currently have sessions running in the following campuses:

Ballynahinch (1) Downpatrick (1) Holywood (6) Show All
Course Type Title Campus Start Spaces Fee
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FE
Leisure Gardening
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Ballynahinch

06/02/2023
Day: Monday
Time: 13:00-15:00

12

£100.00

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FE
Leisure Gardening
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Downpatrick

06/02/2023
Day: Wednesday
Time: 19:00-21:00

12

£100.00

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FE
Leisure Gardening
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Holywood

30/01/2023
Day: Friday
Time: 13:00-15:00

12

£93.00

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FE
Leisure Gardening
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Holywood

30/01/2023
Day: Tuesday
Time: 19:00-21:00

12

£100.00

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FE
Leisure Gardening
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Holywood

30/01/2023
Day: Tuesday
Time: 13:00-15:00

12

£100.00

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FE
Leisure Gardening
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Holywood

30/01/2023
Day: Monday
Time: 10:30-12:30

4

£87.00

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FE
Leisure Gardening
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Holywood

30/01/2023
Day: Friday
Time: 10:00-12:00

7

£93.00

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FE
Leisure Gardening
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Holywood

30/01/2023
Day: Wednesday
Time: 10:00-12:00

4

£100.00

Please select a campus from the list above to view the available sessions.

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