At Plumpton, we have many courses to choose from that cater to the animal management industry. So if you’re looking for a college course to start your career in game management, this is certainly the course for you.
You’ll enjoy a mixture of interesting theory lessons and lots of fantastic practical sessions where you’ll learn all about the wide range of rural industries and habitats.
This course also gives you a sound background in countryside management, estate skills, and gamekeeping.
This programme is designed for those who are interested in a successful career working in the countryside. 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 including forestry, countryside management, gamekeeping, and estate skills.
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
- Firearms safety
- Pest and predator control
- Maintenance of game and deer populations
- Game and deer species in the UK
- Assist with shooting activities
After completing your course, you can choose to go on to study a Level 3 in Game Management or Fisheries Management at Plumpton.
Alternatively, you’ll have the skills to find employment in game and countryside-related industries including as an Estate Worker, Park Ranger or Under Keeper.