The Scottish Countryside Rangers Association (SCRA) is the professional membership association for Countryside Rangers and associated countryside professionals in Scotland

Formed in 1974, SCRA has an enviable reputation for supporting the development and enhancement of the Ranger profession in Scotland; organising networking events, training events and conferences, supporting the development of a national logo and brand for Scotland's Ranger Services and working with Government and Government agencies to promote the profession.

Rangers promote the enjoyment, understanding and care of Scotland's outdoors through;

  • The first hand provision of information, advice and activities
  • Interpretation
  • The management of sites and facilities
  • Seeking to secure responsible behaviour

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Scotland's Rural College has a range of Distance Learning courses avaiable from September, including HNC Countryside and Environmental Management.

The College is holding an Open Evening on the 20th of May from 18:00 - 20:00 at the Aberdeen campus to enable prospective students to get an overview of the courses and what is involved. https://www.sruc.ac.uk/forms/form/187/open_day_booking