Vocational Courses

The Westcountry Rivers Trust is pleased to offer a programme of one-day vocational courses from pond design, creation and management to riverbank revetment. The courses are listed below and are suitable for farmers, small holders, environmental organisation staff, countryside project officers, national park staff and rivers trust staff as well as anyone with an interest in the ecology and management of waterways.

One-day courses will be run either at Launceston, Duchy College (Stoke Climsland) or near Okehampton (depending on the nature of the course) and will usually run from 9:30 or 10:00 am to 4:30 or 5:00 pm. Places are allocated on a first come first served basis, therefore early booking is advisable. Certificates of attendance are provided for each course.

For information about the courses, availability or to book a place please contact the Westcountry Rivers Trust, 10 Exeter Street, Launceston, Cornwall. PL15 9EQ or phone 0870 7740704 or email laurence@wrt.org.uk. Or you can download a booking form and send it to us with the appropriate amount.

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You can find the most up to date courses by linking to the Westcountry Rivers Trust website. If the course you are interested has not been scheduled and is currently listed as TBA (to be arranged) please inform us of your interest (laurence@wrt.org.uk) and we will try our best to organise it, where demand is sufficient: