Is angling your passion? How about considering at a career in the fish husbandry sector?
If you're leaving school or looking to add to your skills, this could be the ideal course for you. You'll be able to learn about coarse, sea and game handling, habitat management and business management.
You can look forward to lots of practical experience during your session at our Plumpton College chalk stream and our new on-site lake. You'll also get to spend time at our dedicated fishery facility.
These are a suite of level 2 qualifications at either Certificate or Diploma which can be studied in a variety of combinations to allow flexibility and to help you to develop the fishery management skills you need for future employment.
Level 2 Certificate: you complete 2 subjects to study
Level 2 Extended Certificate: you complete 4 subjects to study
Level 2 Diploma: you complete all 6 subjects
This one year programme is designed for those who are interested in a successful career working in the fishery sector. The programme has a mixture of theory and practical sessions during which you will learn a wide range of skills which will include coarse, sea and game angling as well as habitat creation and management.
Extensive work experience will be undertaken working alongside organisations such as the Wild Trout Trust and the Environment Agency.
- BTEC First at the level studied in Fish Husbandry
- Plumpton College Certificate
- Additional Work Related Qualifications
- College award, Functional Skills or GCSEs in English and maths