Other Courses and Opportunities
There are courses all around the UK where you can learn more about organic principles of farming and growing. Below are some to consider if you want to develop your career in organic:
Biodynamic Agricultural College
Crossfields Institute Level 3 Diploma in Biodynamic Farming and Gardening (VRQ)
Organic Principles & Practice BTEC Level 5 Certificate
Emerson College, East Sussex
A range of long and short term courses
Horticultural Correspondence College
Organic Gardening course
Kindling Trust Commercial Growers Course
4 day Commercial Growers Course
MSc Organic Farming and Food Production Systems
Pershore College (Part of Warwickshire College)
A range of different courses
School Farm CSA, Devon
Practical Horticultural Skills Level 1 and Level 2
Schumacher College, Devon
A range of long and short-term courses including Certificate in Sustainable Agriculture, Level 3
SRUC - Scotland's Rural College
Organic Farming MSc
Organic learning and training
WWOOF, Worldwide Workers on Organic Farms, offers the opportunity to work on organic farms, gardens and smallholdings in the UK and abroad, in exchange for food and accommodation.
Join a community-supported agriculture (CSA) scheme. Visit CSA Network UK for more information.
Seasonal and voluntary jobs at organic farms are advertised in the Employment and opportunities section of our Organic Marketplace.