Introducing TIAH

If you own, or work in an agriculture or horticulture business, we provide tailored advice and practical tools that are needed to help develop skills and lifelong learning.

If you'd like to work in farming or growing, we are the gateway to advice, support, and training you'll need to pursue a rewarding career.

How to get started

Manage your development

We're here to support you in finding the right courses and tools for Continuing Professional Development (CPD), so you can develop and add to your current knowledge and skills.

From free online learning resources to formal courses with training providers, we're bringing everything you need to manage your CPD in one place and make it easier for you to find the resources you want.

Essential Skills

We're providing online learning opportunities to existing and new farmers and growers, to continually improve skills and knowledge.

Our Essential Skills courses allow everyone in farming and growing to get a solid foundation of core knowledge.

And our innovative Learning Hub will monitor and save your progress, so you can learn at your own pace.

What our farmers say

Careers information

Find information on the many jobs available in farming and growing. We can help you understand the skills you’ll need, and the opportunities to progress in your career.

We're also working with careers advisers to highlight the range of exciting careers farming and growing offers, through our Industry Careers Action Plan.

Policy and research

We aim to lead and co-ordinate action in key areas to support a thriving agriculture and horticulture industry.

We're supporting farmers, growers and new entrants by improving careers development and increasing the capacity and capability of the sector's workforce. We're creating new learning tools, signposting to training organisations, informing policy and helping develop programmes focused on the industry's future needs


Latest news

Edward Todd monitoring Callum Frost on an ATV course at VA Training, Northallerton. Photograph: John Eveson.
TIAH Membership is open! Find out more about how you can benefit from becoming a member today.
ICAP roundtable meeting highlighted a plan to create an Asset Hub for ag and hort careers.
TIAH's latest roundtable outlined the next steps in our plan to promote careers in farming and growing.
Skills and staffing are important issues to the horticulture sector.
We respond to the recommendations of the House of Lords Horticulture Sector Committee.

From the blog

Farm managers are making time savings, thanks to leadership training.
Alistair Gibb on how farmers and growers are making more of their time, thanks to leadership training.
Stephen Jacob gave evidence at the Houses of Parliament, to the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee. Parliament picture: paddy-kumar/Unsplash
Stephen Jacob highlights the key points from the EFRA Committee's January evidence session.
Farmers and growers are working hard to keep good land in food production while enhancing the environment. Picture: John Eveson.
Oxford Real Farming Conference discussed the issues in balancing food production with environmental goals.