At West Dean College, all programmes are taught by practicing professionals, who are internationally renowned in their respective fields.
As the vegetable garden begins to wind down for the season there is still plenty to do. Rosie will discuss the importance of soil preparation, winter crop sowing, buying seed for the spring and planting...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
Duration: 1 Day
Have you ever psyched yourself up to try something new or do something exciting, but then decided against it at the last minute? Bungee jumping is one thing, but wanting to further your knowledge and then stopping yourself can be detrimental to...
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...
When you form a startup you’ll enjoy the perks of being your own boss, but self-employment has its own challenges to overcome. How can you steer clear of pitfalls to climb the startup mountain? Perks Freedom to be your own boss ...