Train With Us
Why choose us?
- We are a LANTRA approved training provider. The UK’s Sector Skills Council for land based and environmental industry training.
- We are the leading expert trainers in traditional mole catching techniques in the UK. Our courses are delivered by our highly qualified specialist trainer.
- All equipment, lunch and refreshments are included.
- There are no specific entry requirements; any individual needs should be discussed prior to booking.
- Upon course completion, you will receive; LANTRA certificate, specialist training guidance notes, mole traps and mole probe.
Louise Chapman BA (Hons) PGCE
Louise is Norfolk’s only lady mole catcher and was trained under the expert tutelage of John Lill, Wildlife Management Expert, in 2011. Before becoming a mole catcher, Louise was a qualified teacher who worked in secondary education. She is also a qualified garden designer and is highly knowledgeable of plants and general garden topics. Louise delivers courses which are lively, informative and informal.
The BRITISH MOLE CATCHERS’ REGISTER
TRADITIONAL MOLE CATCHING COURSE
Our unique expert, comprehensive 1 day course covers:
- Mole and mole catchers in history and folklore
- Mole biology and physiology
- Characteristics and behaviours of mole
- Poisons and deterrents
- Trap styles, setting and applications
- Topography and soil study
- Legislative issues
- Working economics
- Field instruction; demonstration and practical
Course fee £180 inclusive.
A Lantra ID Card is available for an additional cost of £20.
It is not a requirement to work within wildlife management, to attend our courses; we welcome all who wish to learn about moles and mole control.
Select a venue and book online now!
Book Now Norwich, Norfolk October 3rd 2015
Book Now Norwich, Norfolk November 21st 2015
Book Now Norwich, Norfolk February 27th 2016
“ I trained with the British Mole Catchers 2 years ago and learnt my skill. I have found membership of the organisation to be very useful; particularly being able to talk to other members in the forum, where we have shared ideas and talked about solutions to problems. ”
Nottinghamshire BMCR member