Providing quality standards for quality training

UK Rural Skills (UKRS) raise rural training standards by offering quality assured, accredited courses through our training provider membership scheme.

For training providers – as members, we offer quality and safety assured course templates and UKRS accredited certificates, as well as access to a bank of policies - all of which have been produced to be compliant with national standards.

For those looking for training – our website helps you find the nearest UKRS accredited training provider running your course – ensuring you get the very best quality training and nationally, industry recognised, UKRS certification.

Our members range from land agents, food and farm diversification specialists, industry led training groups, individual subject specialists, land-based & agricultural colleges.

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Mental Health - The biggest hidden problem in farming today

UK Rural Skills is encouraging farmers and those living and working in agriculture to start putting their mental health first. UKRS is supporting the fourth annual Mind Your Head campaign (15-19 February) organised by farming c [...]


Latest COVID-19 advice from AITT

AITT (Association Of Industrial Truck Trainers) have released the following statement based on the national lockdown affecting England from November 5th.To read their advice please visit this link - [...]


Latest COVID-19 advice from UKRS

As we enter a further period of lockdown, we are publishing updated information on how this affects training provision for our members. In light of the changes announced, travel has now been re-restricted to a [...]

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Northfield, The Row, Wereham, Kings Lynn
Norfolk, PE33 9AY

Tel/Fax: 01366 500 050

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