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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Diary Dates 2016-2017
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Flimwell TN5 7PR
Netherfield TN33 9QB
and TN33 9QL or
Plumpton BN7 3AE
Plumpton College at Flimwell
Centre for Sustainable Food Farming and Forestry

The Woodland Enterprise Centre
01580 879547

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

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Training in Butchery
be a butcher
Plumpton College at Flimwell, Centre for Sustainable Food Farming and Forestry.
Be a butcher training courses are designed to provide hands on training and take place at an on farm cutting room, Netherfield, Battle, East Sussex.
Only four delegates per course - book early. (Course Agendas available here in new window)
Now available, butchery demonstration days, come and spend a day with us and observe the butchery process. Then progress onto a full two day butchery practical of your chosen meat. Demonstration days are at a reduced cost.
Apprenticeship opportunties available soon, please enquire for details.

CIEH Food Safety and CIEH Cleaning of Premises.
Always check with your Local Authority and EHO that the CIEH Course you plan to attend will be acceptable. Certified courses are regularly run by Plumpton College
A two day practical Pork Butchery Course.
One day courses in - Sausage Making - Salami Making - Bacon and Gammon Curing. For dates and information please email Pork Butchery
A two day practical course.
For dates and information please email Lamb Butchery
A part day demonstration. For dates and information please email Beef Butchery
A one or two day practical course. For dates and information please email Venison Butchery
Poultry Processing
On farm processing of table birds. For dates and information please email.Also offered practical poultry slaughter and rearing table birds.Email Poultry Processing for more information
Sausage Making
A one day practical and hands on course. Learn everything you need to make your own sausages. Read the agenda
Bacon and Gammon Curing
A one day practical course, learn recipes, tips and curing methods for great tasting bacon and ham. Read the agenda
Delegates will be encouraged to return to the cutting room for follow up work shadowing with an expert butcher. A mentoring service can also be provided for the months following the course.
Download in pdf format " Be at Butcher Leaflet"
for more information