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Pershore College

A Warwickshire College centre for land-based studies.
Avonbank, Pershore, Worcestershire WR10 3JP   ContactEnquiries Tel01386 552 443EmailWebsitewww.warkscol.ac.uk Does this information
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Organisation Type

University/college

Coverage

United Kingdom

Profile

Pershore is a centre for land-based courses and has been awarded Centre of Vocational Excellence for Horticulture. The facilities include a commercially run nursery and plant centre, organic vegetable unit and glass houses.

Situated on a 60 hectare site in Worcestershire - the College offers courses in:

  • Animal Welfare and Veterinary Nursing
  • Arboriculture
  • Floristry
  • Food and Drink
  • Horticulture and Garden Design
  • Countryside and Environment
  • Motor Vehicle

The Royal Horticultural Society offers courses, lectures and workshops on all aspects of horticulture - based at the Pershore College centre.

Pershore College promotes sustainable development, and that which meets the education, training, social and aspirational needs of rural and urban communities, within the context of the land-based industries.

Warwickshire College is one of the UK's largest general further and higher education colleges with more than 25,000 students. It provides high quality training and qualifications for individuals and organisations, plus leisure courses and activities. The College has six main centres as well as two Learning Centres and the use of more than 60 community centres across Warwickshire.

Subject Expertise or Focus

Livestock Enterprises

Learning & Skills

Tourism and Recreation

Equine

Veterinary
Veterinary nursing

Environment

Horticulture

Business Management

Food & Drink

Crops & Grassland

Soils & Water

Trees & Timber

Equipment

Rural Crafts

Services provided

 

Short/training courses

Consultancy/advice/research

Bespoke training

Last change 22/04/2009 10:14:00