Hadlow College

The Horticulture and Equestrian Skills Centres offer a range of courses aimed at learners who wish to gain new skills, enhance existing skills or make steps towards employment. Courses are ideal for beginners as full support is on hand from our highly experienced staff.

The Equestrian centre offers both riding and practical hands-on courses with the opportunity to learn to ride in a well-equipped BHS approved training centre. We also offer one/two day courses to develop horse care skills.

The purpose built Horticulture centre offers a range of practical taster and introduction courses, enabling students to gain new skills to use in their garden or enhance existing knowledge. A large poly tunnel and workshop are amongst the facilities available.

Amazing course, delivered well. The practical side was extremely helpful too. Tutor did recaps before lunch and at the end of each day which was really helpful. Would recommend.

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Introduction to Riding Horses

Royal Borough of Greenwich Equestrian Skills Centre and Riding School | 3 start dates from 29th September 2018

A course for everyone, from complete beginners or those wanting to return to riding.10 lessons including 1 initial assessment on the mechanical horse.

Taster - The Plant Kingdom and the Evolution of Plants

Horticulture Skills Centre | 1 start dates from 28th May 2020

A fascinating course looking at how plants have evolved.

Introduction to Horticulture - House Plant Culture

Horticulture Skills Centre | 1 start dates from 20th November 2019

Come and learn about the cultivation of plants to provide colour and interest in the home.

Introduction to Horticulture - Roses in the Garden

Horticulture Skills Centre | 2 start dates from 25th September 2019

Aimed at both the beginner and experienced gardener, this course will tell you all you need to know about the growing of roses.

Taster - Grow your Garden Skills

Horticulture Skills Centre | 1 start dates from 10th June 2020

Ideal course for the novice to gain gardening skills or those wishing to increase their knowledge.

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