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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SCRA has brought in Elaine Rainey, Development Officer at Scottish Badgers to run a series of Regional courses over the next two years.

The first courses will take place in Aberdeenshire and Strathclyde in October and one in the Lothians in March 2013. Two more courses will be held in Highlands and Perthshire area in 2013/2014.

If you have a indoor venue that can hold 17 people with badger setts nearby and would be interested in holding one of these two remaining courses (Highlands and Perthshire area), please contact the SCRA Training Coordinator Paula Bell, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..