Posted on 28th September 2015
Plumpton College is holding an Information Morning at on Saturday, 10th October. This will allow enquirers to find out more about the College and the wide range of land based courses, apprenticeships, business training and bespoke employer training.
The Information Morning allows an ideal opportunity to meet the staff in an informal setting, to discuss course options and training needs and get specialist careers advice. Courses at Plumpton College are offered from school programmes through to Degree level. The unique Masters Degree, MSc in Viticulture and Oenology, is also available. At the information morning there are tours of the specialist student facilities, including student accommodation on campus and student ambassadors to ask about student life.
Plumpton College is a Land-Based College of Further and Higher Education. It has centres also at Netherfield, Flimwell and Brighton in East Sussex as well as a Centre in Snowdonia, North Wales. The College is set in an extensive and attractive estate, close to Lewes, Brighton and London. It has excellent transport links within Sussex. The main College was established in 1926 and now offers a very wide range of landbased courses covering Agriculture, Horticulture, Garden Design, Agricultural Machinery, Motor Vehicle Technology, Blacksmithing, Metalsmithing, Creative Metalworking & Jewellery, Animal Care and Management, Veterinary Nursing, Forestry and Arboriculture, Equine, Countryside Management, Fishery Management and Gamekeeping, Viticulture and Wine Production, Sport (Outdoor Education) and Business Studies. Additional centres in Sussex at Stanmer Park, Flimwell and Netherfield provide full and part time courses and a range of employer focused courses. The College’s centre in Wales in the Snowdonia National Park provides excellent additional training and experience opportunities for many groups of students. Courses are offered from school 14-16 year old programmes through post school entry and introductory levels, Diploma courses at level 2 and level 3 to Foundation Degree, BSc Degree level and Post Graduate levels. There is an extensive apprenticeship provision. The main College is situated in the centre of the College’s 900 hectare estate. The estate provides excellent practical and demonstration facilities for students for their chosen area of study.
No booking is needed for this Information Morning which is available on Saturday, 10th October, from 9am to 12.30pm.
Plumpton College. T: 01273 890454 www.plumpton.ac.uk
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It’s much more than just a networking group, although it is supremely good at that too. BHBPA is inclusive and friendly and acts like a mutual-support society. The events are stimulating, worthwhile and often great fun and I believe most members share this opinion.”"
"The BHBPA is the most effective and dynamic business organisation I have ever worked with in over 30 years in Local Government. It has a very active and large membership whose points of view are taken seriously by all government structures. Peter Liddell does an excellent job in providing unique and enjoyable networking opportunities where members interact and discuss points of mutual interest. It provides a forum for businesses to discuss common issues, to share experiences and to play a powerful and meaningful role in the Burgess Hill community. The BHBPA provides important and credible support for all its members and ensures that their best interests are represented where necessary. "