Land-based Industries

Land-based Industries

Land-based Industries

Subject Information

Two Animal Care students holding a rabbit
  • Do you want a career in horticulture?
  • Would you love to work with animals?
  • Are you interested in veterinary nursing or conservation?

Dinnington Campus has three pathways:

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.

Click here for information about our Animal Care courses.

Subject Information

Two Animal Care students holding a rabbit
  • Do you want a career in horticulture?
  • Would you love to work with animals?
  • Are you interested in veterinary nursing or conservation?

Dinnington Campus has three pathways; 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.
Animal Care, click for information.

Subject Information

  • Do you want a career in horticulture?
  • Would you love to work with animals?
  • Are you interested in veterinary nursing or conservation?

Subject Information

  • Do you want a career in horticulture?
  • Would you love to work with animals?
  • Are you interested in veterinary nursing or conservation?

Courses available in:

  • Animal Care
  • Countryside and Environment
  • Countryside Management
  • Land-based Studies
  • Practical Horticulture Skills

Previous students have gained employment with stately homes, garden centres, Mayfield Alpacas, Tropical Butterfly House and Thornberry Animal Sanctuary. Students have progressed on to university degrees in zoology, conservation, vet nursing and countryside management. We have excellent links with local and national organisations which provide work experience and community projects.

A student sat smiling holding some flowers

Courses available in:

  • Animal Care
  • Countryside and Environment
  • Countryside Management
  • Land-based Studies
  • Practical Horticulture Skills

Previous students have gained employment with local stately homes, garden centres, Mayfield Alpacas, Tropical Butterfly House and Thornberry Animal Sanctuary. Students have progressed to university degree programmes including zoology, conservation, vet nursing, and countryside management.

We have excellent links with local and national employers and organisations which provide work experience and community projects.

Previous students have gained employment with local stately homes, garden centres, Mayfield Alpacas, Tropical Butterfly House and Thornberry Animal Sanctuary. Students have progressed to university degree programmes including zoology, conservation, vet nursing, and countryside management.

We have excellent links with local and national employers and organisations which provide work experience and community.

Courses available in:

  • Animal Care
  • Countryside and Environment
  • Countryside Management
  • Land-based Studies
  • Practical Horticulture Skills

Careers in Land-based Industries

A student holding a plant
  • Conservationist
  • Commercial Horticulturist
  • Veterinary Nurse
  • Grounds Person
  • Landscaper/Gardener
  • Woodland Manager

Careers in Land-based Industries

Two Animal Care students holding a rabbit
  • Conservationist
  • Commercial Horticulturist
  • Veterinary Nurse
  • Grounds Person
  • Landscaper/Gardener
  • Woodland Manager

“My tutor taught me everything; before I came here a tree was just a tree, now I know almost every tree name and can identify them.”

Ben Sofield
Ben Sofield - Level 3 Countryside Management - Case Study

“My tutor taught me everything; before I came here a tree was just a tree, now I know almost every tree name and can identify them.”

Ben Sofield
Ben Sofield - Level 3 Countryside Management - Case Study

“My tutor taught me everything; before I came here a tree was just a tree, now I know almost every tree name and can identify them.”

Ben Sofield

“My tutor taught me everything; before I came here a tree was just a tree, now I know almost every tree name and can identify them.”

 

Ben Sofield

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