Wildlife & Ecology Conservation


Course Title: Intermediate Apprenticeship in Environmental Conservation
Course Code: CM055

Department: Wildlife & Ecology Conservation
Course Type: Day Release

The Intermediate Apprenticeship is an ideal opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge in Wildlife & Ecology Conservation while employed and covers habitat management, countryside law & sustainability, countryside access, ecological surveying and livestock use in conservation. If you are working or carrying out voluntary work in the countryside and wish to gain a nationally recognised qualification, this apprenticeship is an ideal choice.



C&G Level 2 Diploma in Work-based Environmental Conservation

Course Content

Monitoring/Maintaining health & safety
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with others
Maintain environmental good practice at work
Communicate with the public and others
Promote responsible public use of the environment
Conduct and report on a field survey
Carry out habitat management to maintain suitable site conditions for heathland / woodland / wetland / grassland / coast
Business for the environmental and land-based sector
3 additional days to achieve NPTC Brushcutter.

English and maths skills will be developed based on your diagnostic assessment and the requirement of the apprenticeship.

Entry Requirements

English and maths GCSE at Grade E/2 or above or level 1 Functional Skills in English and maths. Learners must achieve level 1 Functional Skills English and maths prior to completion of this apprenticeship. You should be keen to learn new skills and have recent practical experience in the countryside sector. You will be required to find suitable, relevent employment. Tetanus protection is recommended.

Next Steps

Advanced Apprenticeship in Environmental Conservation Level 3 Extended Diploma in Countryside and Wildlife Management

Career Opportunities

Countryside ranger/Warden Work on a country estate Work with environmental or wildlife charities Countryside/Conservation officer Forest worker Parks officer Dry stone walling Landscaper Rights of Way Officer.

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions
We run on demand. Contact us for dates. Day Release Mon
Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+

Course Length

12 weeks

Location & Contact Details


Kingston Maurward College Main Campus | Directions


Course Helpline 01305 215215

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Materials Required

Protective Overalls Steel Toe−Capped Safety Boots Waterproof Clothing Tetanus protection is recommended Basic Stationery


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