Sheaf Specialist Vocational College

Level 1 Award, Certificate and Diploma in Land-based Studies

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Sheaf Training
Level 1

Course Description

An Award, Certificate and Diploma in Land-based Studies can give you the basic skills and knowledge you need to train in land-based occupations, such as a farm worker, animal carer, gardener, florist and more. Taking this qualification could open the door to further studies or help you get a related job.


You choose a minimum of one unit from a wide range of options, including:


  • Contribute to the maintenance of plants
  • Assembling basic floral designs
  • Assisting with the care of animals
  • Assisting with the maintenance of plants and sites in the countryside.


Upon completing the Award in Land-Based Studies, you will be able to choose further units to complete a specialist pathway in Horticulture, Animal Care or Floristry, leading to either a certificate
and/or a diploma.

Enquire about this course: Level 1 Award, Certificate and Diploma in Land-based Studies

About You

Please note that due to HM Government funding rules, we need to know your age to check your eligibility for our courses. If you would like to find out more, please contact us


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Sheaf Training

Norwood Drive


S5 7BH

T: +44 (0) 114 4031007



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