Planting and Potting by Hand (QQI Level 3)
- Thursday 23rd July 2015 Thursday 15th October 2015
- 13 10am - 1pm each week
- 50.00 Euro
- TutorDee Sewel
13 week course, offerred in conjunction with Kilkenny Carlow Education Training Board
This course offers a QQI Level 3 qualification.
- Skill LevelBeginner
- Materials RequiredGloves, Pen, Notebook, Sturdy Boots.
About the course
Learning Outcomes of Level 3 Planting and Potting by Hand
Having completed this course, learners will be able to:
1 List the tools, materials and equipment required to plant and pot a range of plants and bulbs.
2 Describe the steps involved in potting and planting.
3 Outline the purpose and benefits of repotting.
4 Pot plants by repotting in a rigid pot or potting a pot rooted liner in a polybag.
5 Plant a variety of plants outdoors to include bulbs, bedding plants, a tree and a hedge using appropriate techniques and materials.
6 Apply appropriate health, safety and personal hygiene procedures when potting and planting.
7 Demonstrate the application of communications, team working and quality awareness in a horticultural environment.