What will I learn?
During this introductory course youâ€™ll develop a wide range of practical and employment skills with game birds, deer, fish and conservation as well as the use of modern machinery.
The course is designed to give you a range of skills and experience to allow you to identify and progress on to your area of interest.
Learning in a realistic environment will also give you the skills and confidence to progress further in education or into an Apprenticeship.
â€¢ Habitat and maintenance skills
â€¢ Animal welfare
â€¢ Conservation management
â€¢ Health and Safety in land-based industries
â€¢ Teamwork and communication
â€¢ Progression and personal development
â€¢ Maths and English skills
What grades will I need?
GCSEs at grade D-E/3-1 plus a good reference from your school or college.
What can I study next?
â€¢Level 2 Technical Certificate in Land and Wildlife (Game) or (Fish) or (Countryside)
Progression to Level 2 courses with career pathways:
â€¢ Trout, carp or ornamental fish farms
â€¢ Sport fisheries
â€¢ Aquatic retail shops
Optional Additional Qualifications
Functional Skills in Maths or English