Gardening: Taster-Introduction to Setting up a Community Garden

Ref: C3533378

We look at setting up a community garden and compare to an existing one that has already been established. We briefly cover as an introduction to this: Identifying a location. Planning stage and working with nature. Gaining community engagement and volunteer help. We explore community uses for the garden and future use. On going maintenance plans yearly and beyond.

Course aim

Learn what is needed to set up a community garden.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for beginners and improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Consider at least 4 trees or plants for your community garden.
  • Identify at least 4 uses for your community garden.

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

A notepad and pen/pencil will be helpful. If wet please bring good boots and wear old clothes for any practical sessions.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

View full course information sheet

Gardening: Taster-Introduction to Setting up a Community Garden

Is this course right for me? Request more information

This course has been cancelled.

Conditions

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

Not sure or have further questions? Contact courseenquiries@wea.org.uk

Visa Credit payments supported by RBS WorldPay Visa Debit payments supported by RBS WorldPay Visa Electron payments supported by RBS WorldPay Mastercard payments supported by RBS WorldPay Maestro payments supported by RBS WorldPay JCB payments supported by RBS WorldPay Solo payments supported by RBS WorldPay
RBS WorldPay Payments Processing