Capel Manor Collegehttp://www.capel.ac.uk/
Based in Middlesex, Capel Manor College offers a range of land-based industry courses. The college also runs a number of short courses for subjects such as LANTRA, which offers training for those who use chainsaws in their line of work. NPTC programmes are also available for those who may take up contractual work in professional forestry. Other courses are also available for subjects such as horticulture, landscaping, countryside management and animal care.
Capel Manor College also offers apprenticeship opportunities for students and works closely with employers in the community so that both students and employers are benefited. The college believes that work based learning is an effective way to train new employees, as it is motivational for the employee and gives the employer exactly the kind of workers needed for the job.
Capel Manor College also runs a number of land-based study centres in the city of London, which can be found at Castle Green, Crystal Palace, Gunnersbury Park, Edmonton Green and Regent's Park. The college also hosts a number of events and shows throughout the year. The public is invited to take part in events such as flower shows, classic and vintage car shows, harvest festivals and art exhibitions. The college also has a number of gardens which can be visited and arrangements are made for guided tours as well as group rates. The gardens are also accessible to people with disabilities.
Capel Manor College
Bullsmoor Lane, EN1 4RQ, Enfield
Greater London, London Region
Tel: 08456 122 122, Fax: 01992 717 544