Lifelong learning

Opportunities to learn

Lifelong learning

Pursue an interest in wildlife

Do you want to develop new skills to enhance your personal interest and professional development? We offer a range of practical and accredited courses to suit your interests in field ecology, land management and outdoor learning to support you to take your knowledge to the next level.

Our courses cater to a range of interests and experience, from complete beginners to wildlife enthusiasts.

In 2019 we held courses on:

Spring Bird ID

Winter Bird Id

Autumn Bird ID

Small Mammal ID

Wildflower Id

Improve your Pond for Wildlife

Introduction to Field Ecology

Discover Autumn Trees

Eco- Friendly Festive Wreath Making


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(c) Mike George

Wildlife ID courses

Do you want to improve your species identification skills and find out more about our amazing local wildlife? Our expert tutors will guide you through key skills, including field identification, making a biological record and managing land for wildlife. Courses cover a range of themes and are aimed at beginners who want to further their knowledge in natural history and biological recording. 

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Wild skills training

Get hands on and learn new skills in habitat creation and land management. Our practical courses let you learn by doing, with the support of our experienced tutors and the option of completing AQA-accredited qualifications as part of your training.

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(c) Barbara Evripidou

Grow Leader course

Gain the skills and experience needed to become an effective facilitator in engagement with ecological land management and food growing. Apply to be a Grow Leader at Feed Bristol and you could take part in the training for free.

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Professional development for educators

Our practical programmes will help develop your knowledge, skills and confidence to deliver inspiring outdoor learning programmes with your class or group. Courses can be tailor-made to your needs and interests, covering everything from curriculum-linked programmes and practical conservation to bushcraft and wild play. 

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If you have other questions about how we can help you
develop your skills and knowledge, get in touch
01179 177 270