Who is the course for?
The Diploma in Countryside and Environment Level 2 (Game and Wildlife) course is designed to give the student a wide range of practical skills and knowledge, enabling them to enter employment in the game and wildlife sector of countryside management or progress into higher level courses in further education. It is suitable for those with a keen interest in working outdoors in either game keeping or general wildlife management.
Do I need any formal qualifications?
You will need to have two GCSEs at grade D, or a relevant level 1 Qualification.
What will I study on the course?
You will study units including introduction to game management, introduction to practical forestry, estate maintenance skills, pest and predator control, introduction to land based machinery operations, work experience and environmental and land based business.