The Certificate Course first ran in 2010. Since then the course has gone from strength to strength. We love hearing from our past students. Many of our students from the first few years are now Senior Ecologists, or running their own successful ecology businesses. Feel inspired by this year’s students and see what they learn … Continue reading Following success
Core Week 2018 is over. We hope all the students have had a chance to recover and let all the information settle in their minds. All the tutors thoroughly enjoyed the week getting to know the fantastic group of students we have this year! Again there is a mix of people coming from different backgrounds … Continue reading Core Week 2018
We’re so excited! Less than one week to go before our Certificate Students join us here at the Exeter office for Core Week 2018! Why do we call it “Core Week”? Over 5 days we are going to teach our Certificate Students the Core Skills they will need to get started in their careers as … Continue reading One Week To Go!
Otters have had a troubled time over the last few decades but have seen an increase in numbers in recent years. If you are doing any surveys near a riverside environment, it is essential that you know how to identify the signs that an otter is present in the area. Signs may come in the … Continue reading Otters – “Otterly Great!”
Looking for ecology jobs and want to make a good impression? Heading back to a seasonal job and want to take on more surveys and greater responsibility? Make use of the early training dates and get your extra skills in place before survey season starts. We have two courses at the beginning of March: Bats … Continue reading Smarten up for the Survey Season!
Have you just started out on your ecology path? Perhaps you already have a job as a Trainee Ecologist or Assistant Ecologist, or a couple of seasons of experience under your belt. It is always a good idea to assess your progress at least annually and see what gaps you have in your knowledge. It … Continue reading Career guidance: Specialising and how to do it