Environmental Conservation, Qualification in Land-Based Studies, Level 1 at Hadlow College
On this one year course that encompasses Fisheries, Horticulture, Countryside, and Animal care, students will study a range of subjects to provide them with an understanding of the wider land-based sector.
The following are examples of some of the topics students can expect to study within the course:
- Safe and effective working practices
- Develop performance in land-based industries
- Work experience and employability skills
- Maintain and establishing plants
- Wildlife and conservation
- Functional skills/GCSE - English and maths
You will need a minimum of two GCSEs at D-E / 3-2 Grade or equivalent (Entry level 3).
You should also have a keen interest in the subject and demonstrate a commitment to the curriculum area.
The course is delivered through a range of practical sessions using the facilities at Hadlow hatchery and Grove lakes. There are some classroom based sessions. Assessment is though a range of styles including practical assessments, photographic and video evidence logs, workbooks and written assignments
Once completed students can progress onto a Level 2 qualification.
How to apply
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