This e-learning course has been produced based on materials collated by the Land Based Colleges National Consortium Ltd.

The LBCNC is a consortium of colleges working in the land-based sector which co-operate in the development and production of quality flexible learning materials which encourage independent learning.

We would like to acknowledge the contributions made by the following individuals and colleges in the development of this learning material.

Initial source material and guidance

Guidance was provided by:
David Halford, Myerscough College
Gerald Anderson, Easton College
Rick Sunderland, Bishop Burton College
Les Milne, Writtle College

Critical review and comment

Peter Jenkins, Plumpton College
Staff & students at Writtle College

Revisions to the 2010 edition

Gerald Anderson, Easton College
Alastair Mitchell, HSE

Revisions to the 2013 edition

Joe Hanlon, TEAGASC
Photographs: Steve Watson, Riseholme College

Moodle VLE development

These materials have been adapted for use on Land Based Learning On-line by RI Training, Norfolk.


Additional images to support the adaptation have been provided by:

  • Alec Turnbull - Land Based Learning
  • Andy Ashburn - Ashburn IT
  • Patrick McDaniel - RI Training
  • The staff at Riseholme College
  • The staff at Reaseheath College
  • The staff at Sparsholt College
  • The staff at Warwickshire College
  • North Yorkshire National Park

Animation and interaction

All animations and interactions have been developed by Andy Asburn of Ashburn IT

Last modified: Tuesday, 1 December 2015, 12:02 PM