To become a modern gamekeeper a certain amount of training is required.
North Pennines Training provides First Aid Training, Health & Safety Training, Technical Support and Consultancy Services. Specialists in remote, rural and high-risk workplaces, we provide nationally recognised first aid training at all levels from the most basic courses up to and including specialist training for rescue teams. We currently deliver training for a large number of sporting estates, forestry contractors, land managers and deer stalkers
Sparsholt College is widely acknowledged as the home of traditional keeper training. The wildlife and countryside managers are also building a great reputation for their knowledge and expertise of habitat and rural resources management.
The purpose of this programme is to produce students who can go straight in to employment on graduation, with the right mix of professional, personal and practical skills and having developed good links in to the existing conservation sector during their time at UWE Hartpury.