City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Countryside and Environment
Conservation and improvement of British habitats
Land-based machinery operation (including operating ATVs, tractors & brushcutters)
Undertake work related experience in the land-based industries
Environmental and land-based business
Additional qualifications that are available (subject to satisfactory attendance and completion of assignments) which may include the City & Guilds (NPTC) Certificate of Competence in Brushcutters. First Aid and Manual Handling are also taught. Much of the training towards these qualifications is included within the course and in most cases only assessment fees need to be paid by students wishing to achieve these additional qualifications.
4 GCSEs at grade 3/D or above to include English and maths OR successful completion of a Level 1 course in a relevant vocational subject.
Interest and enthusiasm in the countryside and the environment plus the ability to cope with written work.
Intermediate Apprenticeship in Environmental Conservation
Level 3 Extended Diploma Countryside and Wildlife Management
Countryside contractor - walling, hedge laying, fencing, etc
General farm worker