Land-based Industries

Land-based Industries

Land-based Industries

Subject Information

A student holding a plant in a green house
  • Work outside developing practical skills
  • The opportunity to combine creativity with nature and science
  • Work on real-life projects for real clients

Countryside Management gives you skills for conservation, improving the environment and creating and maintaining heritage sites. Horticulture provides skills in propagations, landscaping, machinery, plant science, pond installation, brickwork and paving. Forestry and Arboriculture allows opportunities for students to develop sought-after skills needed in the conservation and tourism industries.

Subject Information

A student holding a plant in a green house
  • Work outside developing practical skills
  • The opportunity to combine creativity with nature and science
  • Work on real-life projects for real clients

Subject Information

  • Work outside developing practical skills
  • The opportunity to combine creativity with nature and science
  • Work on real-life projects for real clients

Courses available in:

  • Routes To: Practical Horticulture
  • Horticulture Level 2
  • Countryside Management Level 3
  • Forestry and Arboriculture

Graduates are employed across a variety of professions and many have progressed on to Higher Education. Our employer links provide work experience and projects. We have a 12-acre “diamond” forest which is home to our forestry and arboriculture provision and helps train future arborists for aerial and ground-based tree work.

Two students outside looking at plants
Courses available in:
  • Routes To: Practical Horticulture
  • Horticulture Level 2
  • Countryside Management Level 3
  • Forestry and Arboriculture

Graduates are employed across a variety of professions and many have progressed on to Higher Education. Our employer links provide work experience and projects. We have a 12-acre “diamond” forest which is home to our forestry and arboriculture provision and helps train future arborists for aerial and ground-based tree work.

Two students outside looking at plants

Courses available in:

  • Routes To: Practical Horticulture
  • Horticulture Level 2
  • Countryside Management Level 3
  • Forestry and Arboriculture

Graduates are employed across a variety of professions and many have progressed on to Higher Education. Our employer links provide work experience and projects. We have a 12-acre “diamond” forest which is home to our forestry and arboriculture provision and helps train future arborists for aerial and ground-based tree work.

Graduates are employed across a variety of professions and many have progressed on to Higher Education. Our employer links provide work experience and projects. We have a 12-acre “diamond” forest which, home to our forestry and arboriculture provision and training future arborists for aerial and ground-based tree work.

Courses available in:

  • Routes To: Practical Horticulture
  • Horticulture Level 2
  • Countryside Management Level 3
  • Forestry and Arboriculture

Careers in Land-based Industries

Students working in a green house
  • Conservationist
  • Commercial Horticulturist
  • Grounds Person
  • Landscaper/Gardener
  • Woodland Manager
  • Tree Surgeon

Careers in Land-based Industries

Students working in a green house
  • Conservationist
  • Commercial Horticulturist
  • Grounds Person
  • Landscaper/Gardener
  • Woodland Manager
  • Tree Surgeon

Higher Education Courses

Higher Education Courses

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