Gamekeeping and Countryside Management at Hartpury College is gaining an enviable reputation in the industry as a centre for the training and development of outstanding students, who successfully progress to a career in the industry. This success is built on the outstanding facilities that students use, including a commercial shoot on-site and a red deer herd owned by the college. The courses aim to provide students with the knowledge and skills required in order to become an outstanding gamekeeper.
Gamekeepers work in the countryside looking after areas managed for shooting. They will actively manage wildlife habitats.
We will provide you with all the essential skills required by an Under Keeper. These will include gamebird production, shoot management, gun dog training, fishery management, deer management and pest and predator control.