Advanced Apprenticeship in Work-based Agriculture: Site Broomfield Hall

Derby College
In Derby

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Typology Training
Location Derby
Duration 1 Year
  • Training
  • Derby
  • Duration:
    1 Year
Description

Course Summary:
You will be provided with a broad range of skills required to work competently within the agriculture industry in supervisory or management roles. Practical skills will be mostly practised and developed in the workplace while theoretical background knowledge will be taught and reviewed mainly at College.
Entry requirements
You must be in employment and be committed to a career in the agriculture industry.
You will undergo an initial assessment before starting the programme to ensure that you are capable of achieving the outcomes and have an interest in this area of work.
You need to be highly motivated and demonstrate a keen interest in your chosen subject.
You will need:
a minimum of four GCSEs at grade C or above, including English and/or Maths
an Intermediate Diploma in the chosen subject to a Merit or Distinction standard, including English and/or...

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Derby
Broomfield Hall, Morley, Ilkeston, DE7 6DN, Derbyshire, England
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Starts On request
Location
Derby
Broomfield Hall, Morley, Ilkeston, DE7 6DN, Derbyshire, England
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What you'll learn on the course

Industry
Industry
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English

Course programme

Course Content: Level 3 Diploma in Work-Based Agriculture Independent assessment of a knowledge-based qualification for each pathway Application of Number Level 2 and Communication Level 2 Additional Employer Requirements: Emergency First Aid and one other legislative or nationally recognised occupational qualification relevant to the industry Employment Rights and Responsibilities How will I be assessed? Training is largely work-based with on-going practical assessments undertaken in your workplace. You will keep a portfolio of evidence of your practical ability and theoretical understanding and your progress will be regularly reviewed and assessed. Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required? You will need safety boots, overalls, waterproofs and writing materials. There are no course fees for applicants aged 16-18. For apprentices over the age of 19, an employer contribution is required. What can I do after this course? You can continue to more senior roles in the agriculture industry. You can also progress to higher education and undertake foundation degrees in subjects such as Agriculture, Agriculture with Countryside, Agriculture with Conservation, Animal Science or Agriculture with Business Studies. You could also consider a Level 4 course in Agriculture Management.

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