FDSc Forestry

Interested in a career in forestry? Then we’re here to get you started. We understand the importance of modern forestry to our everyday lives, from reducing climate change and protecting wildlife, to opening up valuable recreational spaces.

By taking our vocational course, you’ll develop the specialist knowledge and techniques you need to enter a career in forestry, or improve on your existing skills.

This course is designed with¬†getting you a job in the forestry business in mind, with input from representatives of forestry organisations to ensure what we teach is relevant to the industry. You’ll take on a range of optional modules to develop your skills according to your preferred career path, with professional tutors to advise you on the right choices to increase¬†your prospects.

This course is also available as a part-time option and also as a top-up course for those with a Higher National Diploma or Foundation Degree in Forestry or Arboriculture.

Key Information

Start date:


University of Cumbria


Full Time


Countryside & Land Management, Environment & Sustainability



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