LTI Horticulture - February 2018

LTI Horticulture – February 2018

Level 5



Please contact INTREO Activation Office to check eligibility 065 6869296

Also register your interest with Clare Local Development Company on

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
  • Communications
  • Plant Propagation
  • Fruit & Vegetable Production
  • Safety & Health at Work
  • Hand Held Pesticide

Industry certified modules to include:

  • Enterprise Development
  • Food Production
  • Safe Pass,
  • Manual Handling
  • 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
Date: February 2018
Period: Full time course 5 days
Frequency: Monday-Friday
Time: 9:15am-4:15pm each day

Clarecastle GAA grounds


Co-ordinator: Aisling Halpin
Assistant Co-ordinator:
Phone: 065 6866800


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