Student and Volunteer Information


 Horticap closed to students on bank holidays: 

Friday 30 March

Monday 2 April

Monday 7 May

Monday 28 May

Monday 27 August

Prospective Student Information

Should you or someone you know be interested in becoming a student at Horticap, please click on the links below to find out more information; if you would like to apply, please complete the application form and return it to, or print, complete and post it to Horticap, Bluecoat Wood Nurseries, Otley Road, Harrogate, HG3 1QL.

Prospective Volunteers

We currently have the following volunteer vacancies:


Gardening planner

Schools liaison

General volunteers

Please email if you are interested in becoming a volunteer.