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Long Training Courses: Land and Countryside Management
Courses longer than 10 days in length or occuring over several weeks for the theory behind the techniques, includes work based practical conservation and landscape management. This is the page to have alook at to find details of a degree in countryside management or arboriculture HND etc.
ABC Practical Countryside Skills Courses at Groundwork Trust
Develop Practical Countryside/ Horticulture Skills with the Land Team at Groundwork Trust, Oldham and Rochdale. Accredited Level 1, Practical Countryside Skills Certificate and Diploma places available. 15 week course duration, open to 19-24 year olds only.
BSc (Hons) Countryside Management (Top-up) at Royal Agricultural University
This course builds on environmental and landscape knowledge from previous studies to provide the necessary policy and business expertise required of future countryside managers. It is specifically designed to equip you with the knowledge and expertise to gain employment within the conservation or countryside management sectors.
BSc (Hons) Environmental Management at UCLan
As well as gaining an understanding of scientific principles you will be able to develop practical skills in laboratory work, modern information technologies, geographical information science and fieldwork. Your degree will allow further study of specialisms such as ecology, hydrology, geology and soil science.
BSc (Hons) Landscape & Countryside Management (Top-Up) at Hadlow College
This one year top-up programme encourages students to develop management skills through the study of ecology, conservation and countryside policy. You will gain an understanding of policy and planning issues and benefit from real-life practical experiences as well as using a variety of different resources, including Geographical Information Systems.
BSc (Hons) Landscape Management at Hadlow College
Focused around sustainable land management for leisure, recreation, amenity and landscape conservation, throughout this programme you gain an understanding of environmental assessment impacts and the process of mitigation. Upon completion, you are able to apply the knowledge gained and examine on a strategic level the management and conservation of landscapes.
BSc (Hons) Wildlife and Countryside Management (Top-up) at Royal Agricultural University
This course has been developed with input from employers and organisations who are involved in conserving and managing biodiversity, and in response to the demand for managers who are fully trained in industry standard techniques of research and fieldwork in wildlife and countryside management.
BSc/BSc (Hons) Countryside Management at SRUC
3-4 Year Full-Time Course available in Aberdeen and Ayr. Throughout the course you will develop knowledge in all aspects of the countryside: conservation, wildlife, recreation, access and visitor management as well as interpretation skills and the opportunity to undertake your own research project.
BSc/FD in Conservation and Countryside Management at Craven College Skipton
Learn habitat management, wildlife survey and land management skills in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. Validated by York St John University previous graduates have gained employment with a range of employers including Natural England and the National Trust.
Diploma in Countryside and Environment at BMET
Based at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens we offer both the Level 2 and Level 3 City and Guilds Diploma in Countryside and Environment. They are both full time practical courses working with our partner Wildlife Trusts. The courses include modules in woodland, wetland and heathland soil and plant science.
FdSc Countryside Management at Hadlow College
This qualification provides a solid foundation in ecological and environmental science. Focusing on the issues of today, including practical conservation skills, land management, public access and tourism, the content of the programme is highly practical. You will also study estate management, conservation and countryside policy.
FdSc Environmental Conservation & Heritage Management at Royal Agricultural University
This course has been developed in response to the increasing demand for employees within the environmental, conservation and heritage sectors. A unique blend of academic and practical training is offered to ensure that you will be fully prepared to enter into immediate employment or to progress onto a Top-up Degree.
FdSc in Countryside and Coastal Conservation at Kingston Maurward College
The countryside and coastal environments in the UK are under increasing threat and their management requires professionals with the right mix of practical and intellectual skills. The Foundation Degree in Countryside and Coastal Conservation provides the interdisciplinary skills that the countryside professionals of the future need to effectively manage these complex environments.
Health Safety and Environmental Management at UCLan
If you’re a new graduate or an industry professional wanting to broaden and deepen your knowledge in a wide range of areas in health, safety and environmental management, then this master’s course is for you.
HNC Countryside and Environmental Management at SRUC
1 Year Full-Time/ 2 Year Part-Time Course. Courses available at our campuses in Aberdeen, Ayr, Elmwood, Oatridge and Distance Learning. Subjects include: Conservation; Pollution and Waste Control; Ecology; ID Skills; Interpretation and Leadership of Countryside Activities. Students follow the countryside or environmental stream of the course.
HND Countryside Management at SRUC
2 Year Full-Time Course available in Aberdeen, Ayr and Dumfries. Subjects include: Habitat Management, Ecological Surveying, Terrestrial Ecosystems and Conservation Skills.
Level 1 - Introduction to Agriculture & the Countryside at Kingston Maurward College
Learn the basic skills, knowledge & understanding of working in agriculture & the countryside & prepare for employment or progression to a more advanced course, employment or an apprenticeship. The programme offers a broad range of subjects and practical skills whilst allowing students to develop at their own pace.
Level 1 Diploma in Land-Based Studies (Countryside) at Hadlow College
This highly practical course is suitable for students with little or no formal qualifications who are looking to enter the land-based sector. Vocationally focused, you will learn how to work safely, care for animals and maintain structures as well as gain first hand experiences of working on and around farms.
Level 1 Practical Countryside Skills at Brooksby Melton College
This course is an introductory course which aims to give students a solid grounding in general Countryside Skills. This course will prepare students so that they are able to go on to study higher level land-based courses. This course will start in Sept 2018
Level 2 Countryside Management at North Shropshire College
This course is designed to equip learners with the skills, knowledge and experience to work in the countryside management sector. The course consists of the following units: Undertake Work Experience, Environmental and Land based Business, Estate Maintenance, Conservation and Improvement of British Habitats, Introduction to Game Management, Practical Forestry Skills
Level 2 Technical Certificate in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation at Kingston Maurward College
Looking for a career where you can help protect and enhance our countryside, wildlife and rural environments? This introductory course will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge that will help you gain employment within these industries. The course includes habitat conservation, environmental conservation, land-based business, species identification and machinery operations. http://www.kmc.ac.uk/view-courses/level-2-technical-certificate-in-wildlife-ecology-and-conservation/
www.kmc.ac.uk 01305 215215
Level 2 Technical Qualification in Countryside Management at Hadlow College
Providing an introduction to all aspects of working with the countryside and conservation, this course comprises a blend of theory and practical sessions and is designed to give you a solid grasp of the issues surrounding the countryside and environment.
Level 2 Technical Qualification in Countryside Management (Game Management) at Hadlow College
Giving you the skills to play an important role in the management and conservation of the countryside, this course focuses on deer and game management. You will gain an understanding of the different game species found in the UK, be aware of their habitats and be able to undertake practical estate skills.
Level 3 Advanced Technical Extended Diploma in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation at Kingston Maurward College
This two year advanced course gives students the opportunity to learn about and build on the essentials of working within the wildlife and countryside industries, including estate skills, population surveys, freshwater and wetland management, woodland habitat management, ecological concept and application, safe use of equipment and machinery, archaeology and landscape history.
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Level 3 Countryside Management at Craven College, Skipton
Ideal course for people looking for their first countryside management post (park ranger, warden etc)or for someone seeking a career change or leisure learning opportunity. All aspects of countryside management will be covered on this highly practical 2 year course. Contact Gillian Thom
Level 3 Countryside Management at North Shropshire College
This is an exciting and challenging course that offers students huge scope to work within the environmental sector or progress onto higher education. Much emphasis is put on practical skill development, with an emphasis on learning within a practical environment. Units include: Ecology of Game Species, Countryside Tourism.
Level 3 Extended Countryside Management at Brooksby Melton College
This course covers a range of countryside skills. You will also look at conservation, wildlife and habitat management.
Level 3 Subsidiary Countryside Management at Brooksby Melton College
Starting Sep-18 This course covers a range of countryside skills. You will also look at conservation, wildlife and habitat management.
Level 3 Technical Qualification in Countryside Management at Hadlow College
This course provides an understanding of how land has to be managed in a sustainable way. You will benefit from extensive practical sessions on the College estate and farm where you will study the local woodland and waterways, enabling you to work effectively across a range of environments.
Nature Conservation Traineeship at Ambios Ltd
Nature conservation residential traineeship based at Lower Sharpham farm, Totnes Devon. Ideal for final year undergraduates, Masters students or recent graduates or anyone interested in a career in nature conservation. It provides the foundation skills, practical experience, comprehensive insight, networks, required for working in the conservation sector.
Open College Network WMR Level 1 Award and Certificate in Environmental Conservation and Heritage at Tame Valley Wetlands
The Tame Valley Wetlands Landscape Partnership is offering Open College Network WMR Level 1 Award and Certificate in Environmental Conservation and Heritage. The training is FREE through the Heritage Lottery Fund. The course requires a commitment from the learner with regards to time that they can spend carrying out practical work and written elements. There are no limits on eligibility. We are looking to take people on in two cohorts – the first starting in May and the second starting in July. The sessions will run from 9:30am to 4:00pm on Wednesdays on nature reserves in the Tame Valley Wetlands, located between Birmingham and Tamworth (in North Warwickshire and south-east Staffordshire). The scheme is based at Hams Hall Environmental Studies Centre on Hams Hall Distribution Park just outside Coleshill. We will be able to offer pick-ups from Coleshill Parkway train station and local bus stops. We can pay fuel expenses (up to ten miles one way) and can refund public travel costs on production of a valid ticket. Other free training in a range of environmental and transferable skills is also available.
Open College Network WMR Level 2 Award and Certificate in Environmental Conservation and Heritage at Tame Valley Wetlands
The Tame Valley Wetlands Landscape Partnership is offering Open College Network WMR Level 2 Award and Certificate in Environmental Conservation and Heritage. The training is FREE through the Heritage Lottery Fund. The course requires a commitment from the learner with regards to time that they can spend carrying out practical work and written elements. There are no limits on eligibility. We are looking to take people on in two cohorts – the first starting in May and the second starting in July. The sessions will run from 9:30am to 4:00pm on Wednesdays on nature reserves in the Tame Valley Wetlands, located between Birmingham and Tamworth (in North Warwickshire and south-east Staffordshire). The scheme is based at Hams Hall Environmental Studies Centre on Hams Hall Distribution Park just outside Coleshill. We will be able to offer pick-ups from Coleshill Parkway train station and local bus stops. We can pay fuel expenses (up to ten miles one way) and can refund public travel costs on production of a valid ticket. Other free training in a range of environmental and transferable skills is also available.
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