The Agricultural and Rural Centre CIC (ARC)
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We are a not-for-profit centre that enables people with disabilities, special needs, mental health needs, to work with our animals and on the land. We are now a Registered Centre for the National Open College Network (NOCN) programs.

Programs for Individuals - 
Our qualified teachers, SENCO and Rangers offer a trauma sensitive therapeutic alternative provision to support schools by offering young people with a SEN to access our courses through working with animals and on the land.

Post 16 courses - 
The Agricultural and Rural Centre is proud that we are now an approved National Open College Network Centre (NOCN) offering Award, Certificate and Diploma qualifications in Skills for Employment, Training and Personal Development at Entry Level 3, Level 1 and Level 2. 

Schools - 
Our school programs include mobile farms, animal intervention experiences,  group visits to the ARC and Incubator schemes.   The ARC is happy to offer bespoke educational services to meet the curriculum needs of the school, including literacy support, science and cross-curriculum activities.   

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