Borders College

Rural Development Short Courses

To see our Rural Development Short Courses booklet, please click here to download the pdf version.

  • ATV Training & Test 
  • ATV Test only
  • City & Guilds/NPTC Level 2 award in Safe Use of Aluminium Phosphide for vertebrate pest control
  • Strimmer/Brushcutter
  • Chainsaw
  • Drystone Dyking
  • First Aid
  • Forklift Truck (Rough Terrain)
  • Livestock Handling and Welfare
  • Mole Trapping
  • Pesticide Application PA1
  • Pesticide Application PA2 Tractor Mounted
  • Pesticide Application PA6 Knapsack
  • Firearms Handling and Safety
  • Tractor Operation
  • Animal Transport test only (self study pack)
  • DSC1 Deer Management
  • Garden Machinery Maintenance & use
  • Introduction to Welding

If you wish to speak with us regarding our Short Course Provision please contact one of our Business Skills Advisors on 01450 361030 or email us: