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Countryside Management - Level 2 Technical Certificate

Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care

Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care
Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code COF002/PROG
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time

Overview


Do you find the countryside exciting? If you’re leaving school and thinking of a career that involves working in the countryside, this course will give you a broad knowledge of the industry. 

It’ll open up opportunities to you in countryside management, estate management and forestry.

You’ll get to enjoy a fantastic combination of practical and theory sessions all based at our brilliant facilities at Plumpton. You’ll discover a wide range of rural industries and habitats throughout the modules.

It has a mixture of theory and practical sessions where you will learn about the wide range of rural industries and habitats, as well as develop practical skills in a range of subjects such as, forestry, countryside management, gamekeeping and estate skills.

Details

You can look forward to a varied programme of modules that also includes a work placement. You’ll also continue your English and Maths up to GCSE level. Modules include:
Conservation of British Habitats
Machinery Operations
Estate Skills
Heath and Safety
Work Experience
Species Identification and surveying
Land and Countryside use
Environmental Conservation

How will it be delivered?

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Entry requirements

Either:

  • You'll need to have achieved 3 GCSEs between Grade A-D (new grades 9-3)
  • Successful completion of a Level 1 course, having studied English and Maths at GCSE
  • Mature students without the above requirements will be considered

Your next steps...

After completing your course, you can choose to go on to study a Level 3 in Countryside Management, Fish Management or Game Management at Plumpton.

Alternatively, you’ll have the skills to find employment in Game and Countryside-related industries. 

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