What opportunities will this course give me?
Eastleigh College offer a number of horticultural courses - please browse the website for further information.
What will I be learning?
Rather than use chemicals in your garden, is there an organic alternative?
Gain confidence that you are eating natural food with no health risks attached, and that your garden has no negative effective on your environment.
You will learn the basic principles and techniques of organic gardening. There is no formal assessment and no qualification, just a better understanding of the essentials of organic gardening. You will be shown how to look after and feed the soil without the use of artificial fertilisers, pesticides or chemicals.
An Eastleigh College certificate will be awarded on successful completion of the course.
Why is this course for me?
This theory based workshop will be informative and fun. You will be taught by a mixture of presentation and discussion.
What do I need to sign up?
No previous experience is required to join this course. Just a passion for gardening the organic way and an enquiring mind.
This course is suitable for all gardeners, both old and new, who would prefer to ''green'' their gardening skills.
Is there anything else I need to know?
There are no other costs anticipated in respect of this course.
Please bring a pen/pencil and paper to the workshop, along with any questions you may have with regard to organic gardening.
Learners are responsible for all materials relevant to the course.
Please note that all courses are subject to minimum numbers and course descriptions may be subject to change. A place on your chosen course is not confirmed until all of the necessary enrolment paperwork is signed and any relevant fees are paid. The team will be in touch to discuss this with you, once your application has been processed.
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If you require further advice and guidance about any course costs and/or the funding options available to you, the College has a dedicated Adult and Community Learning team who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1270.
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The College wishes to ensure that it complies with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010. If you are a disabled person, please ensure that we know what you need so that we can make all reasonable adjustments to help you succeed.
Please note all courses descriptions may be subject to change.
Ambitious strategy aims to create the best ‘new normal’ for college learners and staff
The Eastleigh College Board and Senior Management Team have launched an ambitious strategy for the period 2020-24 that sets out the College’s priorities to see more learners, be more successful, more often.
How we are keeping our college Covid-19 secure
The College has remained open throughout the Covid-19 pandemic for many learners and as from September 2020 all learners (including those planning to attend at College House) have returned to a full high-quality education programme as per government guidelines.