Online & Taught Botany and Ecology Training Courses, Ecological & Education Consultancy and Botanical Survey Services
We provide online botanical and ecological training courses for individuals, education centres (schools, colleges and universities), conservation volunteers, professionals and graduates throughout the UK (online and taught). Part of our professional training includes delivering one-day courses for CIEEM. We also deliver illustrated talks to community groups, organisations and societies within and around Cheshire, Shropshire and North Wales and provide advice to schools on how to deliver fun and informative talks to encourage Learning Outside the Classroom. We conduct botanical and habitat surveys for domestic, commercial and conservation sectors and specialise in ponds, indicator vegetation and water quality. We also provide training in marine mammal identification and ecology.
Check out recent botanical finds on our blog page.
Proud to be an RNLI Local Ambassador.
Professional Training Courses (CIEEM) - *New for 2021
beginners/intermediate courses are open to CIEEM
members and non-members and are suitable for
anyone wishing to gain confidence in a
variety of ecological and/or botanical subjects.
This may include land managers, local authority
ecologists and planners, conservation officers
and licensing staff within SNCOs or NGO’s,
students, ecological consultants, environmental
managers, wardens, rangers or conservation
volunteers who need to gain botanical ID skills
in order to conduct surveys and record species
for conservation charities.
Plant ID & Botanical Keys
Plant ID & Botanical Keys
Online and Distance Learning Training Courses
We specialise in online botany and ecology training courses and also provide training in the following subjects:
* Botany & Plant Science
* Ecological report writing
* Marine mammal identification and ecology training
Lorna was a guest broadcaster on the Webinar Vet as part of National Marine Week.
Recent CIEEM webinars include Halophytes and Seaside Specialists and Grey Seal Ecology and the Effects of Disturbance on Breeding Colonies
Botanical Surveys & Water Testing
Botanical and habitat surveys for domestic, commercial and conservation clients
We specialise in wetland and pond vegetation & water quality testing within and around Cheshire, Shropshire and North Wales. We provide botanical and water quality testing survey services for landowners, conservation charities and organisations and provide a detailed report on flora, water quality and ecology. We also provide pond surveys for schools. If your school has a wildlife pond contact us for information about our services. We also conduct wildflower and wetland vegetation surveys. If your school has a wildlife area or is planning to create one, get in touch to see how we can help.
Illustrated Talks for Groups and Societies
Plant science, botany, ornithology, trees, river & pond ecology, tracking.....and more!
We give talks and lectures in and around Cheshire, Shropshire and North Wales on a variety of subjects ranging from ecological, environmental, ornithological, botanical, ponds and tracking. Please contact us to book us for an illustrated talk for your group.
Outdoor Learning for Schools
We can help primary schools, academies and training centres in Cheshire, Shropshire and North Wales enthuse and engage learners in traditional and non-traditional outdoor learning environments. We provide consultancy services which show teachers how to incorporate botany, ponds, tracking, recycling with media technology and computer science into the school curriculum. We can show you how to use natural resources such as wild areas and ponds to help integrate Learning Outside the Classroom activities into the curriculum.
We provide educational training resources for individuals and training centres in botany and plant science, ecology and the natural environment.
We also provide school training resources to TES an online resource platform for teachers.
To talk with Richard or Lorna about enrolling on our online botanical or ecological training courses, delivering an illustrated talk for your group, providing ecological survey services or to consult with us about out Outdoor Learning services call 07743712020 or email us. We look forward to hearing from you!
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We are also proud to support
National Plant Monitoring Scheme, the
Freshwater Habitat's Trust,
Species Recovery Trust
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