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Skills for Work: Rural Skills (National 4)

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Oatridge Campus

Content

The Skills for Work: Rural Skills course offers the opportunity to explore the work involved in the land-based industries.

It is an ideal route for people who are out of work and would like to potentially access land-based employment such as landscaping, conservation or horticulture.

A range of topics will be covered during the course including employability skills for the land-based industries, an introduction to state maintenance, land-based industries, crop production and soft landscaping.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Entry by interview.

Progression Routes

Certificate in Landbased Studies or NC Rural Skills

Start Date

March

Qualification

National 4

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

Apply direct

Course Length

11 weeks

Department

Rural Skills and Access Courses

SCQF Level

4

Website

www.sruc.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals