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Land-based Skills

What is it?

A 5-day taster course covering a range of roles and skills associated with working outdoors.

Topics include land based machinery, ranger services, the Environment Agency, horticulture and gardening, survival techniques, arb and forestry. It combines theory and practice, and offers you the opportunity to get involved in a wide range of skills whilst also taking in some stunning country scenery. You also have the opportunity to meet a range of local professionals who work in various land based industries.

Who is it for?

All beneficiaries: wounded, injured and sick service personnel and veterans and their families. 

Why is it offered?

We recognise that many of you searching for a new career will wish to work outdoors. This course will develop your land-based skills to enhance your opportunities in this field.