At West Dean College, all programmes are taught by practicing professionals, who are internationally renowned in their respective fields.
A guide through the rewarding process of growing your own fruit. All aspects of growing are included from selecting rootstocks and varieties, to general care and management, including pests, diseases and...more
Duration: 1 day
We offer a range of courses from Agriculture, Horticulture, Floristry, Equine, Animal Care and Veterinary Nursing to Sports, and Wine and Viticulture.
This course covers the technique of shearing a sheep by hand. It will cover: blade sharpening, preparation, sheep handling techniques, shearing techniques, fleece rolling and presentation for sale....more
Duration: 3 days
Short (less than 7 days)
There's never been a better time to join one of our exciting Adult Education courses available in a range of locations across West Sussex!
C0321CB: The aim of the course is to create contemporary and traditional floral designs for the autumn and Christmas season. . A range of floral designs will be introduced to enable learners to acquire...more
Duration: 5 weeks 10.00 hours
The WEA is the UK's largest voluntary sector provider of high quality adult education with classes across the country.
A friendly and supportive class based around the reading and discussion of poems. There will also be opportunities for participants to write and share their own poems if they wish, and there will be one...more
Duration: 8 weeks
Different times are available for this course
Horticulture is for those working in one of the following roles relating to growing and maintaining plants: maintaining grounds used for sport and/or recreation; working in a garden centre setting selling...more
Duration: 12 months
Duration: 3 hours
Course Provider Diploma/Certificate/Award
This Level 2 Work-Based qualification is the main aim towards a Land-based Engineering Operations Intermediate Apprentice...more
“How easy is it to fly a drone?” a voice said behind me. I stopped brewing my tea and turned around to see my Dad standing, waiting, with an inquisitive look on his face. At first, I thought it was a bizarre question – why would a...
For lovers of the great outdoors, agriculture and horticulture courses are a perfect fit. What’s the difference between the two we hear you cry? In simple terms, agriculture is the science behind farming – from getting soil ready to produce...
It’s free, there’s no real pressure, you can take it at your own pace - these are some of the best things about online learning, but they’re also some of the worst. They sometimes mean you never quite get past the second or third hurdle, you never...