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Skills for Work: Rural Skills (National 4)

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Oatridge Campus

Content

This course offers the opportunity to explore the work involved in the landbased industries. It is an ideal route for people who are out of work and would potentially like to access landbased employment such as landscaping, conservation or horticulture.

Content includes: Employability Skills for the Landbased Industries; An Introduction to Estate Maintenance; 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

Course Length

11 weeks

Department

Environment, Conservation and Sustainability

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