Courses longer than 10 days in length providing specialist training in all countryside related subjects, both practical and theoretical.
If you're thinking of a career in countryside or conservation then it's probable that you'll need some specialist training. These pages have details of some of the many longer courses available, suitable for all levels from MSc for people looking to change career to NVQs offered free in return for voluntary work.
For apprenticeships and internships which offer training alongside full or part time work. click here.
The courses listed online are sub-divided according to content, or search for your chosen subject.
Farming and those related to the agricultural industry.
Arboriculture, woodland management and tree care.
Specialist training in botanical subjects covers everything from practical vegetable gardening to research into crop production.
Includes biodiversity conservation and ecological consultancy, also covers courses such as Evolutionary Biology and behavioural ecology.
Subjects relating to environmental education and volunteer management, includes Forest Schools, Bush Craft and Earth Education.
The theory behind the techniques, includes work based practical conservation and landscape management.
Qualifications in oceanography and related areas; includes offshore renewable energy to marine environmental management.
Traditional craft courses which can be anything using traditional skills e.g. hurdle making, blacksmithing or basketweaving. This section includes photography.
Participants: If you are interested in any of the courses listed on the Training Directory please contact ONLY the person, centre, telephonenumber or email address.