Entry Level Award in Practical Countryside Skills (Entry 3)

ABC Awards Code A9217-E3
Ofqual Code 600/7398/6
Assessment Pass/Fail Only
Total Qualification Time 80
Guided Learning 80
Fee £35.60

This qualification has been developed in collaboration with industry, providers and Lantra to provide a practical introduction to the countryside sector and support engagement, participation, achievement and progression for learners at Entry Level and Level 1. It offers important industry insight to help learners to make informed career decisions. Learners will complete this qualification with a concrete understanding of the following available units,including:

  • check that a small animal is healthy
  • maintain an area of habitat
  • poultry housing and bedding, and more.

Learners who complete this qualification can progress to the ABC Level 1 Awards/Certificates/Diplomas in Practical Countryside Skills. On completion of the Level 1 qualifications, learners may wish to broaden their learning and undertake Work-Based Horticulture qualifications once in employment to gain a promotion to a more senior position within existing employment or progress into an Apprenticeship in the sector.