Level 1 Award Holistic Land Based Studies
This short course is designed for those who maybe still be unsure of their next stage but enjoy being outside, have a passion for natural world.
You will have the opportunity to complete an OCN Level 1 Award that will offer you a range of experiences in horticulture, woodland management/conversation and health & wellbeing.
With access to woodland, a working market garden and stunning views across the North Somerset levels, this course focuses on practical skills development alongside personal attitude that will help towards creating a sustainable future for all of the natural world around us.
This short course is intended to be an way for learners to progress onto Level 2 Diploma study programme.
With both classroom taught and practical skills-based opportunities for learning, much of the course is based in an outdoor environment.
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To be accepted onto this course, you must have:
All learner’s are considered on an individual basis and ensures the course meets their needs and supports their pathway toward meaningful aspirations.
How will you be assessed throughout the course?
You will be assessed through practical assessments.
You will also receive a reflective journal which you will complete each week to help towards your knowledge development.
Further study options
Possible study progression available to you once you have finished the course
Progression onto Level 2 Diploma in Holistic Land based Studies
Possible careers you could enjoy by pursuing work in this sector
Head Grower/Garden Manager, Fieldworker, Nursery worker, Community Gardener, Therapeutic Horticulturist, Organic Inspector, Farm Worker, Forestry Manager, Coppice Manager, Wildlife Officer, Conservation Worker, Estate Worker, Tree Surgeon, Craftsperson, Builder, Carpenter, Care work, working with people in health and social care, Green Care services, gardens for health, care farming, community gardening, conservation for health and wellbeing.