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The College specialises in providing a wide range of land-based courses in partnership with schools, for those in further education and for those in higher education. The College degree courses are provided in association with the University of Brighton.

The College’s main site is at Plumpton with out-centres at Netherfield (near Battle), Robertsbridge, Flimwell, Stanmer Park, Brighton and Snowdonia, North Wales.

The range of courses cover all land-based provision including Agriculture, Horticulture, Floristry, Greenkeeping, Hard Landscaping, Equine, Agricultural and Horticultural Machinery, Metalsmithing, Animal Care and Veterinary Nursing, Countryside Management, Forestry and Arboriculture, Sports (Outdoor Adventurous Education), Wine and Viticulture, and Rural Business Management.

Calling all employers we have spaces on our January 2016 intake for apprenticeship programmes in Veterinary Nursing, Horticulture, Landbased Service Engineering, Horse Care, Animal Care, Floristry, Agriculture and Environmental conservation. If you would like to request an application, information pack or you would like to advertise a vacancy please contact the Work based learning team on 01273 892030 or email WBL@plumpton.ac.uk

We have reduced the price of bus tickets by 50% in term 3 for the 2015/16 academic year. Please click here for details.

We are still accepting applications for Higher Education and Further Education courses and Apprenticeships.
For part-time courses ask for our new part-time prospectus
Just contact us for details

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12th March, 09:00 at Plumpton College

Indoor Showing Show 19.03.16
4th June at

4th June, 07:00 - 23:00 at Plumpton College

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Wine Sales Manager
Deadline: 18th February 2016

Operator Trainer
Deadline: 18th February 2016

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There are currently no apprenticeships. Please check back soon.