|QQI Award Code
||6M4330 Golf and Sports Turf Management
This course is designed for those who have completed QQI Level 5 Horticulture, existing golf course or sports grounds staff who wish to gain a qualification in turf grass management and people who have good experience in the horticultural area.
What will you Study?
Employment opportunities include Green Keeper, Park Manager, Site Developer, Landscaper in areas such as Golf Clubs, Football Grounds, Tennis, Cricket, Bowling Clubs etc., Public Parks.
Sports Turf Mechanisation
Sports Turf Science and Maintenance
Sports Turf Facilities
Tree and Shrub Management
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Progression to CAO Courses
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