Welcome to the Plumpton College website

RDPE Funded Training
for Farmers & Foresters
for Rural Businesses

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.

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FANTASTIC FUN WITH FOOD & FARMING IN THE CURRICULUM SEMINAR
4th March at The Children’s Rural Education Centre Plumpton College, Ditchling Road, Plumpton, East Sussex BN7 3AE

OPEN DAY In association with the Sussex Federation of Young Farmers’ Clubs
9th May, 10:00 - 17:00 at Plumpton College, Ditchling Road, Plumpton, Nr Lewes, East Sussex BN7 3AE