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Gamekeeping with Wildlife Management

Borders College

Venues

Newtown St Boswells Campus

Content

Game and Wildlife Management, Game Bird Management, Sustainable Deer Management, Wildlife Legislation, Workplace Practice, Public Relations, Manage Game Sporting Activities, Working Dogs and Graded Unit.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at Higher; or NC Gamekeeping. Candidates should have relevant industrial experience and core skills at SCQF Level 5. Subject to satisfactory interview and two positive references.

Progression Routes

Progression may be possible to higher-level courses at other Agricultural Colleges. Careers as Underkeeper, Water Bailiff, Under Stalker or Forest Ranger.

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Part time (block release)

Course Length

36 weeks

Department

Land and Animal Management

SCQF Level

7

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals