Agriculture and Horticulture

Southern Regional College is an established name in horticulture education and has been providing courses for a number of years at the Horticulture centres located in Portadown and Newry Campuses. You will develop practical, technical and management skills through courses ranging from short non-accredited recreational gardening classes to industry recognised accredited courses at up to level 3.

Career destinations: Horticulture is a large industry and gardening is the UK’s second biggest hobby. It provides fascinating job opportunities in a wide variety of work activities worldwide. Horticulturists play a major role in all areas concerned with managing and maintaining our environment and green spaces and ensuring sports facilities are kept to a high standard. As the designers, developers and managers of urban and rural landscapes, horticulturists can have a significant impact on the world in which we live, work and play.

City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Agriculture
Horticulture (NPTC Level 2 Diploma in Work-based Horticulture)