Agriculture Apprenticeship NPTC/City and Guilds NVQ

Barnsley College
In Barnsley

Price on request
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Important information

Typology NVQ
Location Barnsley
Duration 2 Years
  • NVQ
  • Barnsley
  • Duration:
    2 Years
Description

The programme is offered as an Apprenticeship and involves four days a week training on a farm and one day attendance at College (Wigfield Farm site). You will follow one of three possible pathways: Livestock Production, Crop Production or Mixed Farming. Topics to choose from include: Tractor and Machinery Operation. Equipment and Machinery Maintenance. Crop Husbandry (Cultivations.

Important information

Government funding available

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Barnsley
Church Street, S70 2YW, South Yorkshire, England
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Starts On request
Location
Barnsley
Church Street, S70 2YW, South Yorkshire, England
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Frequent Asked Questions

· Requirements

2 GCSEs at Grade A* to D and GCSE English at Grade A* to E plus Good personal reference demonstrating acceptable level of attendance and commitment to hard work plus Must enjoy outdoor work

Course programme


AGRICULTURE APPRENTICESHIP NPTC/CITY AND GUILDS NVQ
Course Level :Level 2

Length of Course :2 Years

Course Content
The programme is offered as an Apprenticeship and involves four days a week training on a farm and one day attendance at College (Wigfield Farm site). You will follow one of three possible pathways: Livestock Production, Crop Production or Mixed Farming. Topics to choose from include:
· Tractor and Machinery Operation
· Equipment and Machinery Maintenance
· Crop Husbandry (Cultivations, Plant Health and Disease)
· Animal Husbandry (Feeding,Health, Breeding)
· Milking Livestock
· Estate Maintenance
· Health and Safety in Agriculture

Progression
Employment


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