Access to Landbased Industries - Part 1

Course Content

An access level programme introducing the learner to a range of skills used in Landbased employment. The course covers elements of Horticulture, Landscaping, Agriculture and Estates work and includes employability skills with the aim of preparing the student to choose a more specialist field and for employment. The course is extremely practical and hands-on and may include visits to local employers. PPE will be provided through student bursary allowance where applicable.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements – all candidates will be interviewed to assess suitability and discuss expectations.

Method of Assessment

Continually assessed practical work and a small number of written assessments.

Future Prospects

The aim of this programme is to allow progression to a chosen area of specialism in Access to Landbased Industries – Part 2 (see options).

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Gardyne Campus

  • Start Date

    30 Aug 2021

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    18 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Horticulture, Estates & Agriculture

  • Fee stated is per academic year.  All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.
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