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Landbased Skills: Introduction

Argyll College UHI

Venues

Oban Centre, Lochgilphead Centre and CERC, Dunoon Centre, Rothesay Centre, Campbeltown Centre

Content

Landbased skills are used in a wide range of work places including cattle, sheep, dairy and crop producing farms; fisheries; estates; forestry; horticultural contractors; landscape gardeners; outdoor activity centres; riding schools; dog kennels; catteries and vet practices.

This course will include the following:
Agriculture, Animal Care, Equine, Estate Skills, Fishery Management, Forestry, Horticulture

Health and Safety in the workplace, taking part in some basis First Aid procedures as well as Employability Skills and the necessary core skills will also be included in this course.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Science and Environment

SCQF Level

5

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals