People in green space

Plugging your Skills Gap

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Organising an environmental group or activity can require a wide range of skills and knowledge, and TCV Scotland can help!

TCV Scotland organises an ongoing programme of training and networking events for people working and volunteering in the environmental and related fields eg the youth, BME, disability sectors etc.

TCV's programme covers a wide range of topics, from practical conservation skills such as drystane dyking to group leadership. Events coming up:

  • Introduction to Open Air Laboratories (OPAL) Citizen Science Surveys, Grangemouth, 24 May (FREE)
  • Summer Tree and Birdsong Identification, Edinburgh, 6 June
  • Using Social Media, Edinburgh, 13 June
  • Forest Skills, Edinburgh, 4 July
  • Lantra Brushcutters & Trimmers, Stirling 4 July
  • Sensory Awareness training, Edinburgh 12 July

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