The fisheries team has an array of experience ranging from freshwater fisheries management specialists, construction, marine, fish health and disease, angling, fish farming and aquatics specialists. All have worked in the industry in various sectors and bring this knowledge and experience to the delivery of the course.
Students will develop and enhance a range of skills including the practical fishery management skills and design, communication, knowledge of fish biology and health, disease identification and treatment, management of aquatic environments and the interactions that occur. Angling knowledge and skills are also developed whilst considering a range of angling skills and opportunities.
Knowledge of and practical skills of current aquaculture methods are learnt and developed along with a range of environmental science areas and subjects.
Partnerships for Area
The Environment Agency, Angling Direct, Coppens, London councils, Cottington Lakes, Manor Fisheries and Coombe Bank Fishery.
- Fish Farm Worker
- Assistant Fish Farm Manager
- Fishery Manager/Bailiff
- Assistant River Keeper
- Aquatic Retail Assistant
- Aquatic Retail Manager