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Gamekeeping

Borders College

Venues

Newtown St Boswells Campus

Content

This qualification can be achieved by 3 routes:

Route A Gamekeeping: The candidates must achieve all core mandatory units, plus the required amount of optional units within the Gamekeeping pathway (minimum of 2 optional units).

Route B Deer: The candidates must achieve all core mandatory units, plus the required amount of optional units within the Deer pathway (minimum of 3 optional units).

Route C Rearing: The candidates must achieve all core mandatory units, plus the required amount of optional units within the Rearing pathway (minimum of 1 optional unit).

Entry Requirements

Candidates should be in relevant employment.

Subject to satisfactory interview and two positive references.

Progression Routes

HNC Gamekeeping with Wildlife Management. Careers as Underkeeper, Water Bailiff or Under Stalker

Start Date

August

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 6

Study Method

Part time (work based)

Course Length

Flexible

Department

Land and Animal Management

SCQF Level

6

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals