What is special about this course?
Gamekeeping offers a challenging and rewarding way of life and the emphasis on this course is the practical 'hands on' training. Previous course participants have gone on to find full-time employment in estates throughout Britain. This practical hands-on course is a rotation of blocks of college study and practical study on an estate. As part of this course students will work towards achievement of Deer Management Qualification Level 1.
- Applicants should be at least 17 years of age, with a reasonably high standard of physical fitness.
- Three National 4 qualifications.
- Relevant post school education and training
- Gamekeeping SVQ Level 2
- ATV operations
- Pest and predator control
- Deer, red grouse and fishing
How will I study my course?
- Full Time
You will develop your skills and complete this course with a combination of practical study on an estate and class attendance at North Highland College UHI with visits/guest speakers.
How long will my course last?
Full time over 1 year.
Where can I study my course?
This course starts in September.
For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.
What can I do on completion of my course?
- HNC Gamekeeping with Wildlife Management
- Enhanced career prospects within the game and wildlife management industry
Is there more information available online?
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