LTI Horticulture – SUBJECT TO FUNDING
Please contact INTREO Activation Office to check eligibility 065 6869296
This 40 week course will contain a mix of practical and theory based subjects leading to a QQI level 5 Major Award in Horticulture. It is designed to provide learners with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to follow a career or pursue further education in Horticulture.
All learners are supported in identifying their individual learning needs. Learners are encouraged to develop to their maximum potential at their own pace in a supported learning environment of equality and inclusion.
Individuals who want to gain the Major Award at QQI Level 5 in Horticulture must complete 9 QQI modules.
Certified modules include;
- Work Practice
- Plant Protection
- Plant Science
- Plant Identification & Use
- Soil Science & Growing Media
- Plant Propagation
- Fruit & Vegetable Production
- Safety & Health at Work
Non certified modules to include:
- Enterprise Development
- Food Production
- Safe Pass,
- Manual Handling
- Occupational First Aid,
- Chemical Awareness & Knapsack Use,
- First Impressions
- Employment and Self Employment Skills
All modules offered are subject to the availability of premises and tutors. Therefore, changes in programme content may occur.
Cost: Free to Jobseekers
Period: Full time course 5 days
Time: 9:15am-4:15pm each day
Co-ordinator: Aisling Halpin
Phone: 065 6866800