Agriculture Apprenticeships

Coleg Llandrillo Cymru
In Rhos-On-Sea (Wales)

Price on request
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Important information

Typology Course
Location Rhos-on-sea (Wales)
  • Course
  • Rhos-on-sea (Wales)
Description

Bilingual:

This programme is available bilingually at the following campus(es): Glynllifon

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Rhos-On-Sea
Llandudno Road, LL28 4HZ, Conwy, Wales
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Starts On request
Location
Rhos-On-Sea
Llandudno Road, LL28 4HZ, Conwy, Wales
See map

What you'll learn on the course

Livestock
Production

Course programme

Is this course right for me?

An Apprenticeship is a job with an accompanying skills development programme under an Apprenticeship Agreement designed by employers in the sector.

The Foundation Apprenticeship, Apprenticeship and Higher Apprenticeship reflect the job roles within the industries and allows apprentices to take units in crop production, livestock production, mixed farming or poultry production depending on the type of farm they are working on. The types of jobs available include:

  • Foundation Apprenticeship:
  • General Farm Worker (Livestock, Crop or Mixed Farm), Tractor Driver, Stock person, Pig Technician and Hatchery Staff
  • Apprenticeship:  Livestock Technician, Shepherd, Hatchery Supervisor/Charge-hand
  • Higher Apprenticeship: Unit Manager and Assistant Farm Manager
Entry requirements:

All apprentices must have an employer who can cover the NVQ criteria.  No formal qualifications are required but experience in Agriculture is desirable.

Delivery:

A majority of training is provided in the workplace, however the college will require all learner to attend college-based sessions to complete theory tasks and tests.

Assessment:

An apprenticeship is assessed as follows

  • Completion of a portfolio of evidence
  • Work-based observations
  • Theory-based tasks and tests
Progression:

You can progress from:

Foundation Apprenticeship Level 2 to an Apprenticeship Level 3.


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