On completion of this 2-day intermediate course you will be equipped to confidently complete your own surveys using the UK Habitat (UKHab) classification system.

An expert ecological consultant trainer will lead the days and introduce you to the UK Habitat Classification system as the new unified, comprehensive approach to classifying habitats, enabling you to utilise this practical, reliable method of survey and monitoring.


Tutor: Julie Riley

Julie Riley MCIEEM is a Consultant Ecologist with 17 years’ experience of working in the environmental sector, specialising in botany and habitat surveying. Julie attended UKHab ‘train the trainer’ in 2020 and has extensive experience of working with and training on JNCC Phase 1 habitat surveying, UKHab surveying and Biodiversity Net Gain work.  Julie holds a FISC Level 4 botanical certification and enjoys helping professionals, volunteers and members of the public to improve their plant identification skills.