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Distance Learning Courses

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Warwickshire College Group in partnership with ACS Distance Learning Education offers a range of short courses in horticulture.

We offer the following 20 hour courses:

Accommodation Management
Animal Behaviour
Addiction Counselling
Animal Health and Welfare
Bees, Beekeeping & Honey
Behaviour Profiling
Budding and Grafting
Business Coaching
Caring for Horses
Choosing Garden Elements
Consumer Behaviour
Caring for Chicken & Other Poultry
Change Management
Counselling Practice
Creative Writing
Designing Gardens
Dog Owner's Guide
Editing Skills
Farming and Gardening Vertically
Fibreglass Composite Welding
Food and Nutrition
Food Preserving
Feeding Animals
Fruit and Vegetables
Health Psychology
Hooved Animals
Improve Your Business
Improve your English Grammar
Improving Agricultural Sustainability
Indoor Plants
Internet Marketing
Land Degradation, Restoration and Management
Lawn Mowing & Turf Care
Learning Skills
Making Wine, Beer & Spirits
Managing a Garden Business
Managing a Nursery
Managing Events
Managing Stress
Marine Vertebrates
Medicinal Herbs
Occupational Psychology
Physical Fitness
Plant Health
Planting What Where
Professional Consulting
Project Management
Plant Taxonomy
Relationships Counselling
Sales Skills for Garden Centre Staff
Small Business Start Up
Starting a Backyard Nursery
Technical Writing
Telephone and Online Counselling
Working Remotely
Writing a Novel

(Select "Add to Basket" and choose your course subject at the checkout stage)

Once you have purchased the course, our administrator will send you joining instructions with details of the online course access within 48 hours.


Detailed Description

Whether you need to gain some knowledge in a particular area as an amateur gardener or in animal care, complete the course as a part of your continuing professional development, or have fun, these 20 hour courses will enable you to fill in the knowledge gap via self studies of the comprehensive course materials.

The flexible approach to studying will:
- enable you to complete the course in your own time
- complete the course in as little as 20 hours or less
- At the end of the whole course, you are presented with an automated examination which can be attempted online, anywhere, anytime
- Achieve a 60% pass in exam and receive a downloadable certificate of completion

You can find further information on the courses on the WCG Website: www.wcg.ac.uk/distancelearning  

If the joining instructions have not been received within 48 hours of purchase, please contact mis-business-admin@warwickshire.ac.uk  


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