Allotment Keeping

CPD and short courses (short course)


1 day


Get advice on managing an allotment or larger garden, and growing a range of fruit, vegetables and herbs, with our one-day course at Writtle College.

Who should attend?

This course is open to all. It's aimed at beginners who are managing an allotment or larger area of garden.


  • Tuesday 8 October 2024

Where you'll study

Your faculty

At Writtle College, our courses blending classroom learning with hands-on experience in specialised fields such as sport, agriculture, horticulture, animal studies, equine studies, conservation and floristry.

Our Level 2 and Level 3 programmes are designed to prepare you for your future career or higher education pathways.

Study on our beautiful countryside campus, with dedicated resource centres and state-of-the-art facilities – and be a part of our supportive community.

Where can I study?

Writtle campus
Aerial view of farm building and fields at ARU Writtle

Our picturesque 150-hectare campus is situated in the heart of the Essex countryside.

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Fees & funding

Course fees

Standard booking


Contact details

Short Courses team
[email protected]

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however you're required to wear work clothes, sturdy footwear (steel toe-capped preferred), and gloves. You'll be taking notes on the day so we ask you to bring note-taking equipment.

By making a booking you are declaring yourself medically fit to participate in the course.

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