Plumpton College At Flimwell
Centre
for Sustainable Food Farming and Forestry

Recognised by the EU as one of the best Leader+Projects in the South East.
And - Highly Commended Campaign to Protect Rural England Sussex, Countryside Award 2011


rural business training

rural skills

countryside management
computer training
butchery training
environment and grants
sheep and lambs
farming advice
farm animals
trug making
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Land - Legislative - Livestock
Woodland Management
and Rural Skills
Part time courses at Main College, Plumpton
Full Plumpton College Flimwell Course List
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Courses take place in Sussex -
Flimwell TN5 7PR
Netherfield TN33 9QB
and TN33 9QL or
Plumpton BN7 3AE
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Plumpton College at Flimwell
Centre for Sustainable Food Farming and Forestry

The Woodland Enterprise Centre
Flimwell
TN5 7PR
Telephone
01580 879547

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Plumpton College
Ditchling Road
Plumpton, Lewes
East Sussex. BN7 3AE
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01273 890454

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Site Updated November 2016

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November 2016

This is the website for Plumpton College at Flimwell Centre for Sustainable Food Farming and Forestry. 
Courses are not just for farmers all rural businesses can benefit from training.
Plumpton College At Flimwell offer a dynamic, practical, relevant and interesting range of hands-on short courses in food, farming, forestry, land-based legislation, rural business training and rural skills that will help you and your business.
Plumpton College can provide a full bespoke business training service at your site, please enquire for details.
All courses have limited participants to ensure the best tutor – learner experience.
 
2016 - 2017 Course dates -
see list
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NEWS... You can now book and pay for a wide range of courses and products through the Plumpton College on-line shop. Click on the shopping basket and this will take you to the on-line facility. If you have any queries or require more information please do not hesitate to contact us.


Pesticide training dates now available on this website. Read more

Courses for 2016-2017 in the new Part Time Prospectus
Open Days and information mornings and evenings at Plumpton College. Read More


Follow the links below for details of courses coming up in the next few weeks.
Training opportunities for all land based businesses follow this link.
Training for new landowners. Land and Woodland Management. link.
New to livestock. Changing direction in farming. Smallholders. However big or small. link
Forestry and Woodland Management. Link
Back for 2016 our wonderful Rural Craft Courses. Link


Please visit our updated Links to helpful organisations page, and find information on wide variety of subjects including Deer control and local agricultural machinery merchants

Apprenticeships
Employers; Apprenticeships and Traineeship opportunities from Plumpton College.
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Grants are you under 25 and looking for a career in Forestry, you could get help with the training fees? read more

Attention all Small Woods Association Members. Course fee discount available please contact us for details.

Butchery Course dates here


Looking for the perfect woodland based venue for your wedding or celebration, The Woodland Enterprise Centre could be just the answer. read more

Follow the links below for details of courses coming up in the next few weeks.
Training opportunities for all land based businesses follow this link.
Training for new landowners. Land and Woodland Management. link.
New to livestock. Changing direction in farming. Smallholders. However big or small. link
Forestry and Woodland Management. Link
Back for 2016 our wonderful Rural Craft Courses. Link

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Forest School Establised at Plumpton College and Plumpton College at Flimwell. To raise awareness of woodland and its management from a grass root level. For more information please email Forest Schools. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook