Right Person Right Place 16th May & 13th June 2020

Right Person Right Place Horticulture as Therapy with Penny Austin 16th May & 13th June 2020

Product Code: RPersNov161920 Our Ref No : 100968 £160.00 Stock : 14 Availability: In Stock
This two day course will explore the relationship between horticulture and the human mind.

16th May 2020
13th June 2020

10am to 4pm

Fee: £160.00 for both sessions.

Tutor Penny Austin

Further details:
Day 1
Looking at the history of the garden and our relationship with the garden and horticulture.

The role of the garden as statement, refuge, outdoor room etc and how it affects us as individuals.

The role of the individual as gardener and their relationship with horticulture. Nurturer, manager, how it can restore self esteem.

Day 2
Exploring how we can manipulate mood through design

How we can change our own mental state through the process of gardening.

How we can use this knowledge to improve our horticultural practice both individually and environmentally.

Horticulturalist and tutor Penny Austin has a BA in social Psychology, is a former Stress Management Consultant, and is a qualified massage and aromatherapy practitioner.
Please bring:
Pen and paper for taking notes.
Suitable outdoor clothing and sturdy footwear.

There is ample parking at Waterperry Gardens. We would politely request students park in the overflow car park whenever possible to leave room for plant centre customers in the main parking areas.

Disabled Facilities:
Disabled toilet facilities are available and there is access to all areas of the Waterperry Estate.

Health & Safety:
Waterperry Gardens is a working plant centre and as such there may be some hazards. Please take reasonable precautions or ask a member of staff if you have any queries.
Terms & Conditions

Course places will become reserved on full payment of fees.

Refunds or amendments will incur an administration charge of £30.00. No refunds will be given within 15 working days of commencement of course.

Course Changes:
The courses provided will be as advertised. However in the case of unforeseen circumstances or due to insufficient student numbers, we may be obliged to alter the course content or to cancel the course. If a course is cancelled we will endeavour to offer an alternative or a full refund.

Proof of Purchase:
Please bring to the course your receipt as proof of purchase.

Not all courses are suitable for children aged 17 and under. Please contact us before booking.

All prices are inclusive of VAT at 20%. We reserve the right to alter these in the event of changes to the VAT rate.

Waterperry Discounts:
Student will be entitled to a 10% discount in the Garden Shop and Gift Barn on the day of their course. The entitlements apply to the course days and cannot be exchanged for other items or for cash.

Delivery Information

Delivery Charges will be calculated and shown at Checkout.

The basic delivery rates quoted on our order pages are to mainland United Kingdom, this excludes Scottish highlands (north of Inverness), Northern Ireland and all offshore islands. Prices for delivery of bulky items, plants and apple juice to these excluded parts of the United Kingdom may be obtained by contacting Waterperry.

We aim to deliver items on standard 3-5 day delivery service.

If you would like to arrange a special delivery i.e next day service, this can be quoted for individually if you contact us.

We do not dispatch on Friday as we cannot deliver at the weekend and do not want our quality plants to be left at a depot to deteriorate until Monday.

If for any reason you are unable to accept delivery personally, please complete the delivery instructions section on the order form giving as much detail as possible. This information is very important as Waterperry Gardens cannot be held responsible for the deterioration of plants that have to be returned to the couriers depot if they were unable to deliver them.

In such cases or if you are absent when the courier calls a card will be left with contact details. You may then re-arrange delivery with them.

Please unpack and inspect your plants immediately on delivery. We cannot be held liable for any deterioration that occurs after delivery.

Please consult our Refunds and Cancellation policy if you have any complaints about your goods and contact Waterperry within 24 hours