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Gardening Qualifications

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LANTRA Awards

City and Guilds / NPTC

Horticultural Colleges

Royal Horticultural Society

Womens Farm and Garden Association

Local Horticultural and Agricultural Colleges

Your local college may offer some horticultural courses or you may need to contact a specialist college such as those listed below.

Scotlands Rural College - SRUC
Various campus locations around Scotland
www.sruc.ac.uk

Capel Manor
London
www.capel.ac.uk

Merrist Wood College
Surrey
www.merristwood.ac.uk

Hadlow College
Kent
www.hadlow.ac.uk/

Berkshire College of Agriculture
Berkshire
https://www.bca.ac.uk/

Sparsholt College
Hampshire
www.sparsholt.ac.uk

Oaklands College
Hertfordshire
www.oaklands.ac.uk/

Shuttleworth College
Bedfordshire
www.shuttleworth.ac.uk/

Reaseheath College
Cheshire
www.reaseheath.ac.uk

Plumpton College
East Sussex
www.plumpton.ac.uk

Brinsbury Campus
West Sussex
www.chichester.ac.uk/brinsbury

Writtle College
Essex
www.writtle.ac.uk

Bicton College
Devon
www.bicton.ac.uk

Bridgwater College
Bridgewater/Cannington
www.bridgwater.ac.uk

Deeside College - Northop Campus
North Wales
www.deeside.ac.uk

East Durham College- Houghall Campus
County Durham
www.eastdurham.ac.uk

Leeds City College
Leeds
www.leedscitycollege.ac.uk

Askham Bryan College
York, Yorkshire
www.askham-bryan.ac.uk

Pershore - Warwickshire College
Worcestershire
www.warwickshire.ac.uk

Have we missed one? Email us and let us know enquiries@thegardenersguild.co.uk

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