Learn how to safely operate and maintain a variety of farm machinery both for crop and livestock enterprises. You will learn new workshop skills, develop your tractor driving competences and build confidence with a range of fieldwork operations.
We offer three options for you to gain a career in the agricultural industry depending on your GCSE results. Our Level 1 and 2 courses are ideal should your GCSE results not be what you expected, with the option to progress to Level 2 or 3.
Agriculture is arguably the most important industry in the world and without the food, clothing and fibres it provides, we simply wouldn’t survive. Now an industry with highly-mechanised processes, employment in this sector goes beyond farm workers and managers to engineers, consultants and scientists.
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You wish to pursue a career in agriculture, with the focus on farm machinery. This Level 2 course is an ideal starting point if you wish to progress onto a Level 3 diploma or apprenticeship.
GCSE English and maths at grade 3 or above, plus two other GCSEs at grade 2 or above.
How to safely operate and maintain a variety of farm machinery both for crop and livestock enterprises.
Continue your studies with our Land-based Engineering Diploma Level 3, Agriculture Diploma Level 3, Agriculture Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3 or go into employment.
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