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Level 1 Award in Horticulture Skills

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Brunswick House, 62 Broad Street

Salford

M6 5BZ

United Kingdom

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BEGINNER’S GARDENING COURSE

A limited number of places are available on this accredited course based at the beautiful ‘Edith’s Garden’ at

Start in Salford, 62 Broad Street, SALFORD, M6 5BZ

Wednesdays 10.00am—1.00pm

February 7th to August 29th 2018

Attenders will learn through hand-on activities in the therapeutic garden, which features a geodesic dome greenhouse and a range of ornamental borders. Some sessions will focus on vegetables and fruit growing and involve hands-on work at our Community Garden at ’Start in the Park, Buile Hill Park.

During the course you will

  • Develop an annual garden maintenance plan
  • Design a small themed border
  • Learn how to preparing and plant out a border
  • Propagate edible and ornamental plants from seeds and cuttings

Suitable for

  • Beginner gardeners
  • Those who work in therapeutic or educational gardens
  • Community garden volunteers

Cost

Deposit of £75 (payable in advance) plus £3 per week

The group numbers are limited to 8 to ensure that all learners have personal tutor support, so please book early to ensure a place.

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Learners should be a minimum of 18 years old.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

On street parking is available around the venue. The venue is a 5-10 minute walk from the Salford Precinct Bus Station and Salford Crescent Train Station.

What can I bring into the event?

Please wear confortable, practical gardening clothers with sturdy footwear (walking boots or trainers). Gloves and tools are all provided.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please contact Sue Jeffries

on 0161 351 6004 or at

sue.jeffries@startinsalford.org.uk

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Brunswick House, 62 Broad Street

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M6 5BZ

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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