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.
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.
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