Countryside Management

Introduction

Course Title: Hedgelaying
Course Code: CM058

Department: Countryside Management
Course Type: Part Time



A hands on one-day course that will equip you with the skills required to successfully lay hedges in a range of styles. Our expert tutor will take you through the hedgelaying process step by step using hedges on the College Estate and other local sites.

Overview

Qualification

College Certificate in Hedgelaying

Course Content

Content includes:
Why hedges are laid
Traditional measurement
Tool use and caring for them
Styles of hedgelaying
Ideal plants
Planning the job
Laying techniques
Keeping the hedge in place

Entry Requirements

Interest in traditional rural skills

Next Steps

Other part time agriculture and countryside courses such as dry-stone walling

Career Opportunities

Hedgelaying