How do I get a bat licence?


Keep reading foor exciting news about our Bat Licence Training Course!!! How do I get a bat licence? I could answer it simply in three points: Hard work Long hours Effort With 17 species of bat to be confident about, as well as survey techniques and mitigation for all species, it’s no wonder bat class … Continue reading How do I get a bat licence?

Certificate Core Week 2019


I can’t believe it’s over already! This week has flown by. We have a super group of students. They all have skills to bring to the week and it’s been great getting to know everyone. They are an inquisitive lot, always asking questions, which is fantastic. That is what Core Week (and the whole course) … Continue reading Certificate Core Week 2019

Not long to go!


Certificate Core Week starts on Monday! We are really looking forward to welcoming this year’s intake of students. We’ve got some fantastic new sites to go to this year which are really special. Why do we call it “Core Week”? Read our blog from last year which explains this: https://ecologytraining.co.uk/2018/04/03/one-week-to-go/ What will they learn this … Continue reading Not long to go!

How to Write Ecological Reports


I’ve been the London & South East Branch Manager and Principal Ecologist with Acorn Ecology since April 2014. I started as an assistant ecologist in a multi-disciplinary consultancy back in 1998 and gradually moved up the ranks, working at various consultancies. During my 20 years as an ecologist, I have been taught how to write … Continue reading How to Write Ecological Reports