Selecting and managing Deer managers

14 March

Course Cost: £100

Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR

This course is designed to equip woodland owners to take control of deer management within their woods.



  • Understanding landscape scale management, the role a stalker can play in cull collaboration
  • Understanding levels of accreditation for deer managers and the minimum appropriate to activity, minimum levels of competency, proving competency, seeking references. Key questions to achieve reassurance
  • Understanding levels of risk and mitigation
  • Understanding levels of responsibility and liability. Type of insurance and minimum cover appropriate to risk
  • Using established networks to find a suitable deer manage
  • Forming a simple contract appropriate to need
  • Agreeing and setting cull numbers
  • How to monitor against set impact targets – how to manage poor cull performance
  • How to manage disagreements and conflict
  • Understanding venison supply chain and ensuring good practice



FURTHER INFORMATION: Contact Richard Thomason 01952 432769/07964 934556

Special offer for our members: 20% off all course fees! Please contact Judith on the details above to get your discount.


Course cost: £ 100.00


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