Testimonials


“I just want to say thank you to everyone at Acorn for being so supportive and inspiring! It’s been one of the most rewarding things I’ve ever done, and I’ve loved every minute!”

Student Feedback About Acorn Ecology Courses

This is what some of our students have said about our courses:

Introductory Level Courses:

“I’m positive that the experience gained has helped me gain employment in the ecology sector.”

“Sue has a great knack to empower the field botanist in you.”

“I very much enjoyed the course and was surprised by how much we were able to fit in. I would definitely come on another course! Thanks very much!”

I would whole heartedly recommend this course to anyone looking to brush up on their field skills.”

Advanced Level Courses:

‘Really great course which clearly answered all of my questions. Enjoyable, lots of informative case studies’

‘I was really impressed with the amount I learnt today. The course was full of case studies which really helped put different types of mitigation into perspective.’

Certificate In Ecological Consultancy:

‘Having attended countless courses during my professional career, in both the education and marine sector, and having delivered many courses myself, I can honestly say that this week has been one of, if not the best course I’ve ever attended. Incredibly well organised, inspirational and practical, grounded in reality, and motivational, it has made a real difference to me and my future plans. Thank you Sue!’

‘The last seven months have really changed my life, I am now focused on something that I really enjoy……and I would recommend this [certificate course] one hundred percent to anyone looking to start a career in ecology or even just wanting to gain in depth knowledge of wildlife and conservation.’

‘I just want to say thank you to everyone at Acorn for being so supportive and inspiring! It has been one of the most rewarding things I have done, and I have loved every minute! ‘

‘I have learned more than I could ever have imagined by doing this course. It has not only been massively challenging and rewarding but also lots of fun. Sue and her team are really knowledgeable and know their field really well…… I absolutely recommend the course to anyone wanting to break into the profession of ecology, it is definitely worth every penny!’