Level 3 Diploma in Work-based Agriculture
Livestock production: breeding, parturition, raising young stock, feeding, housing, production systems, grassland management, health and waste management
Crop production: crop husbandry, cultivation, growth, harvesting and storage and unwanted vegetation
Mechanisation: Getting the most out of modern farm machinery
Keeping the necessary records and meeting legislative requirements.
English and maths skills will be developed based on your diagnostic assessment and the requirement of the apprenticeship.
Intermediate Apprenticeship in Agriculture OR Level 2 Diploma in Agriculture and 1 year full time industry experience. English language and maths GCSE Grade C/4 OR Level 1 Functional Skills and be willing to achieve Level 2 English and maths Functional Skills.
If you have no formal qualifications, 3 years full time industry experience plus Level 2 Agricultural Tractor Driving i.e. related operations (Tractor Driving Competency) and be willing and able to achieve Level 2 English and maths Functional Skills.
BSc (Hons) Agricultural Science
FdSc Para-Veterinary Science
Part-time agriculture courses
Farm worker (livestock or crops)