Rowdefield Training & Education provides a range of City and Guilds training courses, and educational visits for schools and colleges.
We have 4 purpose built fully equipped meeting / function rooms of different sizes which are available to hire for meetings, events and all occasions.
Training and Education
Rowdefield Farm operates a total of around 500 hectares of arable land near Devizes in the heart of Wiltshire. The main farm at Rowde consists of around 280 hectares with a range of modern farm buildings, including grain drying and storage facilities and a range of modern farm machinery. A further 80 hectares is rented from the Bowden Park Estate at Lacock and contract farming arrangements are in place with two other local landowners covering 140 hectares.
We have been offering Educational visits for schools and colleges for the last 20 years with 1000's of students coming to the farm to learn where 'our' food comes from and much more.
We are the leading training provider in Wiltshire providing a wide range of City & Guilds Courses.
Our 4 purpose built training / meeting rooms are also available for hire.
Examples of courses available are as follows:
Pesticide application PA1, PA2, PA4S, PA6A
Rough terrain forklift.
Plant machinery 360 Excavator.
Vertebrate pest control (Rats & Mice)
Pre - Harvest Safety Days
Plus many more.
For all of our upcoming Training and Event dates please see the calendar. If you can't find what you are looking for me please contact us.
We have training courses running throughout the year and fully equipped room hire for training, meetings, parties, events or any occasion!
Latest Covid 19 Guidance
We understand that these are extraordinary and unprecedented times. The Government have decided Education and Training providers should stay open, adhering to strict Covid secure measures.
All City & Guilds qualifications are developed with industry experts and employers to ensure that they support the skills needs of today's industry.
Unless we are instructed otherwise, in this ever changing situation RTE will stay open for our Training Courses in our Covid secure venue. Virtual viewings can be arranged beforehand if you wish to view our centre and our Covid 19 documents can be issued upon request.
Plant Machinery 360 Excavator Training
Congratulations to the candidates that undertook the digger training and all passed their assessments, 100% pass rate.
Wild Place Project
Four of the team members at the Wild Place Project in Bristol have been learning how to drive tractors. Rowdefield Training visited the Wild Place to teach them how to operate a tractor using their own machine.
PA6 Training in full swing!