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Woodland Operations (NPA)

Inverness College UHI

Venues

Scottish School of Forestry

Content

The programme will develop your practical skills, knowledge and understanding of the social and productive values of woodland. It allows students considering a career in forestry to experience a taster of higher level study in this sector.

Content:
Coppiced woodlands; Green woodworking; Mobile saw-milling; Countryside woodwork; Forest ecology; Forest machinery maintenance.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 5 at A or B; or Forestry Certificate. Interview.

Progression Routes

HNC/D Forestry, HNC/D Arboriculture and Urban Forestry; Working within the forestry/conservation industry.

Start Date

January

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

18 weeks

Department

Forestry

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