Course description: BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Game Management:

Game-keeping and wildlife maintenance share much for all intents and purpose, both need the sensitive administration of the forest and field natural surroundings. This course means to give you the customary handy aptitudes required for the cutting edge gamekeeper, who is additionally regularly in charge of bequest the executives. The course gives a reasonable comprehension of game, deer, and fish the board alongside the supporting learning required by wide open chiefs. While on the course, understudies will do wide and fluctuated down to earth errands identified with game-keeping on the school bequest, enhanced by visits to different homes inside the neighborhood region. Throughout your course, you will help with running the College shoot. These are a suite of level 3 capabilities (proportionate to A level) which can be contemplated in an assortment of mixes to permit adaptability and to assist you with developing your practical game and wide open administration abilities.

  • Level 3 Certificate - you complete 3 subjects to study
  • Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma - you complete 6 subjects to study
  • Level 3 Diploma - you complete 12 subject areas
  • Level 3 Extended Diploma - you complete all 18 subject areas


  • BTEC National Diploma in Countryside Management
  • Plumpton College Diploma Game Management
  • Deer Stalking Certificate Level 1 (DSC)
  • Loaders qualification (NGO) (at additional cost)
  • College award, Functional Skills or GCSEs in English and Maths

The course is meantfor the people who want to make their career in estate management, deer management, fish management, and practical game-keeping. After successful accomplishment of the course learners can evolve on to the Foundation Degree in Countryside Management or getwork in the below sectors:

  • Gun Shop Assistant
  • Estate Assistant
  • Pest Controller
  • Shoot Manager
  • Deer Stalker
  • Gundog Training
  • Game Farm Assistant
  • Countryside Ranger
  • As an under keeper

Additional entry requirements

Learners must have attained4 or more GCSEs between Grade 9-4 (previous grade structure A-C) involving Science, Math, and English. Effectiveachievement of a connected Level 2 prerequisite. Mature learners will be considered even without the above-mentioned requirements.