The Urban Garden | Garden Centre Bath

Training

If you, or someone you know, would like to find out more about either of these programmes please get in touch.

 

The Urban Garden | Garden Centre Bath

Our main aim...

 

...and the reason we created The Urban Garden, is to help people with mental health issues/other life challenges to gain confidence, improve their wellbeing, and move further towards work and education.

We run 2 onsite training programmes​

 

MARCH COURSES ARE NOW FULLY BOOKED

 

 

“Gardening can boost our mental health”

 

If you are an adult struggling with your mental health, are in receipt of benefits or are on a low income (less than 21k Full Time equivalent salary) you can sign up for our courses in practical horticulture starting in September. You will learn a variety of gardening techniques in a professional and supportive environment.

 

Level 1 City & Guilds in practical horticulture

Starts Friday 8th March 2024

Friday’s 10am-1pm for minimum 12 weeks.

This is an accredited course with no previous experience necessary.

 

Level 2 City & Guilds in practical horticulture

Starts Wednesday 6th March 2024

Wednesday’s 10am-1pm for 12 weeks.

This is an accredited course. Some previous horticultural or gardening experience is desirable. 

 

Venue: The Urban Garden, Marlborough Buildings, Bath BA1 2LZ

 

 

 

If you have any questions or would like to apply, please contact Sophia on 07877 846488 or [email protected]

 

 

 

Supported work placements – we now have spaces on a Friday afternoon 1.30pm-4pm

For adults who are unemployed and aiming to get back into work or progress into further education, we offer 3 month supported work placements in our garden centre. Trainees receive excellent support and training in plant knowledge and customer care. This programme is run by our training co-ordinator Sophia Rowe who also teaches the level 1 and 2 courses in practical horticulture. For more information please email Sophia on [email protected]

 

 

Level 1 City & Guilds in practical horticulture
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Have any question? Contact us below. 

 

Unfortunately we are not currently not recruiting general volunteers at the moment.

Interested in volunteering with us? 

 

Just a short walk from the centre of Bath, we are in the heart of Royal Victoria Park. Our entrance is on the corner of Marlborough Buildings and Royal Avenue. There is free 1 hour parking nearby in Victoria Park (remember to get a ticket) and we have staff who can help load your car from our entrance.

 

The Urban Garden

Marlborough Buildings, Bath BA1 2LZ

[email protected] 

 

07877 846488

 

Opening times:

 

10.30am - 5pm Thurs-Fri-Sat

11.00am - 4:00pm Sun

 

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