FREE 6 WEEK GARDENING COURSE

Our unique Seeds For Success Gardening course is a 6 week programme delivered through remote learning via your device.

Over the duration of the course, you'll be guided through essential gardening skills by our expert tutor, Tim O'Grady - who, with over 20 years commercial experience within the industry - will help you every step of the way to learn new skills and seek employment. 

Alongside aspects of gardening, you'll discover top tips and from our employment teams to create the perfect CV, ace interviews, and even learn how to market your skills to set up your own business.

If you have a passion for gardening, no matter what your experience is, this course provides the knowledge and skills required to care for your own garden and seek employment. 

Course introduction with Tim O'Grady

CHECK YOUR ELIGIBILITY

Use our friendly Seeds For Success Chatbot to check your eligibility and start your application! 

What you'll learn

GARDENING ESSENTIALS

  • Principles of cutting a hedge
  • Principles of mowing a lawn
  • Maintaining beds and borders
  • Planting & sowing
  • Pruning shrubs

GARDEN MAINTENANCE

  • Maintaining paved areas
  • Weed identification
  • Pests and diseases
  • Tree identification and maintenance
  • Using & identifying tools/equipment

START YOUR OWN BUSINESS

  • Communication
  • Finance and budgets
  • Marketing and social media
  • Career support
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LIMITED PLACES AVAILABLE

 

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6 WEEK COURSE 

 

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EXPERT SUPPORT AND GUIDANCE 

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This programme is funded by Staffordshire County Council via the Community Learning Service