Plumpton College

We have so many different courses to fit in with your lifestyle, plus all the support you’ll need to achieve your career goals.

Come and discover everything we have to offer at our perfect natural environment and outstanding facilities across all of our sites. What are you waiting for? Our seven year strategy, 2017 – 2024, sets out our vision and priorities to support those land based and rurally located businesses to have a strong talent pipeline of well qualified individuals and the resources and training to continually develop their existing workforce.

The changes taking place across the sectors that we serve mean that students will need to be equipped with a different and ever more technically advanced skills set in the future. As an ambitious organisation with high aspirations and expectations, this provides a significant opportunity for the college to play a leading role in shaping and informing land based and wider rural sectoral change through our education and training and be seen as a progressive and highly valued organisation locally, regionally and nationally. If you’re looking for the ideal location for your land-based course, you’ve certainly found it here at Plumpton. We have excellent outdoor and indoor facilities at our main 800-hectare site plus our other superb Out Centres. You’ll be able to develop your skills and knowledge at our inspirational sites.

Our absolute focus at Plumpton is on helping you succeed. Whether that’s learning a new skill or hobby, gaining qualifications that help you to achieve a career, or improving skills to help you in your current role. With our dedicated expert teachers and support staff, we’re definitely well-placed to help you achieve your potential.

Courses Contact Info

Name Length Price Location
Level 2 Certificate Dog Grooming 18 weeks Price on application Devon
Environmental Studies & Conservation Between 2 and 4 days per week depending on the level studied over 1 year. Price on application Devon
City & Guilds Level 2 Technical Certifcate Floristry 1 year Price on application Devon
City & Guilds Level 2 Technical Certificate Horticulture 1 year full-time, 3 days per week plus 1 day work experience Price on application Devon

Plumpton College

Ditchling Road,


BN7 3AE,

Tel: 01273 890 454