Preliminary Ecological Appraisal

Phase 1 Habitat Survey Course – February 2021

Phase 1 Habitat Survey Course with Zoom Sessions on 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd February 2021


We will be re-running our ever popular Phase 1 Habitat Survey course. This will introduce participants to the Phase 1 methodology to classify habitats. In 2021 this course will be run as a combination of the following:

  • Series of pre-recorded videos
  • Training material delivered by zoom
  • Discussion sessions held by zoom
  • Independent work
  • Self-organised phase 1 habitat survey of site local to the participant
  • Provision of a phase 1 habitat template report for you to edit into and complete a phase 1 report.

The course content will include the following:

  • Introduction to phase 1 habitat survey
  • Phase 1 habitats
  • Terrestrial invasive species
  • In-depth look at indicator species of a range of common habitats (grasslands, ruderal, hedgerows and ephemeral and short perennial habitats) relevant to your self-study area
  • Phase 1 reporting
  • Phase 1 mapping using QGIS

The zoom sessions will take place on the evenings of 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd February 2021, commencing at 7.00pm.

The course will cost £50.00 inclusive of VAT.

  • All attendees will be issued with a certificate of attendance.

Contact us on 029 2065 0331 or for more information or to enrol.