If you�re looking at which direction to take when you leave school and you�re interested in forestry and arboriculture, this is definitely the course for you.
A brilliant introduction to this very interesting industry, you�ll get to enjoy a real mix of lessons both in our modern classrooms and during practical sessions at our excellent on-site facilities as part of the huge Plumpton estate.
You�ll get to learn about topics such as estate skills, timber harvesting and tree planting.
These are a suite of level 2 qualifications which can be studied in a variety of combinations as part of a study package to allow flexibility and to help you to develop your forestry knowledge and skills.
This one-year programme is designed for those who are interested in a successful career working in the forestry and arboricultural industries.
There may be an opportunity for you to gain extra qualifications on top of your main award in subjects such as Health and Safety, Working With Others or Personal Money Management.
This programme will train you towards but not necessarily include chainsaw certification (NPTC)
- College award, Functional Skills or GCSEs in English and maths