Cultivating futures — great and small

Courses and training at SRUC provide knowledge, skills and opportunities that help you achieve your goals.

Cultivating knowledge

Our research focuses on rural, environmental and land-based activity and supports education and consultancy.

Cultivating business

SAC consulting offers business advisory services to support and advise land-based businesses in the rural economy.

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Catherine Devaney - former Professional Cookery student

The skills and training I was given at Elmwood have been an incredible gift which helped me forge an entirely new career.“

Calum Spalding - former Advanced Certificate in Forestry student

The training at Barony gave me the basic skills and knowledge to get me into the industry and start to build a career."

Holly Loftus, former student in Forgework

My favourite thing about the course was the style of teaching. It was always exciting and fresh.

Our mission is to

Create and mobilise knowledge and talent. Partnering locally and globally to benefit Scotland's natural economy.

  • A natural economy fuelled by responsible use of our natural resources, people, land, energy, water, animals and plants.

  • A natural economy that supports an interlinked, shared, living system creating opportunities and prosperity.

  • A natural economy that is multi-scaled, dynamic and resilient through creative management and mindful custodianship.

Getting in touch with us

If you'd like to know more about learning or working with us, here's how to reach the right people.

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