Environmental conservation covers a wide range of opportunities including the conservation of landscapes, habitats and species alongside the management of public access and countryside recreation, as well as interpretation to promote awareness, understanding and enjoyment of the countryside. It is also suitable for local community projects such as recycling, food banks etc.
The sector includes rural and urban areas, rivers, coasts and waterways throughout Wales, many of which are designated areas requiring special protection.
This apprenticeship framework is suitable for a wide variety of roles including:
- Estate Workers
- Boundary Installers
- Countryside Wardens
- Recycling Officers
- Community Projects
- Gamekeeping etc