Wildlife & Ecology Management

Introduction

Course Title: Level 2 Countryside Worker Apprenticeship
Course Code: CM015



The level 2 apprenticeship is an ideal opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge in countryside management whilst employed. Countryside Workers will be able and willing to do challenging work outdoors, in a variety of locations, which may be remote, including moorland, heathland, woodland and coast, interact with the public and explain their work as well as undertaking their role all year round in a variety of weathers, both on their own and as part of a team.

If you are working or carrying out voluntary work in the countryside and wish to gain a nationally recognised qualification and essential skills, this apprenticeship is an ideal choice.

Overview

Qualification

Level 2 Countryside Worker

Course Content

You will be required to undertake and have an understanding of a number of different core skills, knowledge and behaviours in order to complete this apprenticeship. These include:

TBC - standard still in development

If you do not already hold Level 1 Functional Skills in maths and English (GCSE grade 2 or E), you will need to achieve this level and take the test for Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English prior to taking the end-point assessment.

You will be required to attend college one day a week at various points throughout the year.

Entry Requirements

GCSE grade 2 or E in maths and English or level 1 functional skills in maths and English. Entry is subject to a successful interview and you will undertake an initial assessment in maths and English regardless of previous qualifications. You must be working under a suitable and relevant contract of employment for a minimum of 30 hours a week. If you do not have an employer, we may be able to help you find one.

Next Steps

You will have the opportunity to progress on to a higher level apprenticeship standard or to continue working within the industry.

Career Opportunities

Estate Worker, Access Ranger, Maintenance Ranger, Site Warden, Assistant Ranger, Field Operative and Volunteer Leader.

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. Apprenticeship Mon
Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+

Course Length

12 weeks


Additional Costs

You will need access to a PC/laptop to develop your e-portfolio. You may be required to purchase PPE and/or tools to use at work.

Location & Contact Details

Location

Kingston Maurward College Main Campus | Directions

Helpline

Course Helpline 01305 215215

Email us

Materials Required

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

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