Level 2 Diploma in Agriculture

Herefordshire and Ludlow College
In Hereford

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Typology Vocational qualification
Location Hereford
Start Different dates available
  • Vocational qualification
  • Hereford
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Description

You will gain practical experience of tractor fieldwork, estate skills and a range of stock tasks, as well as being given an opportunity to show cattle and visit relevant shows and exhibitions. Trips include SIMA the Paris International Agricultural Business Show and the Salon de L’Agriculture (see image on right). Students can gain certification in two of the following certificates of competence whilst studying Agriculture Level 2; telehandler, ATV, shearing or tractor driving.

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Starts Location
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Hereford
Herefordshire, England
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Starts Different dates available
Location
Hereford
Herefordshire, England
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What you'll learn on the course

IT
Skills and Training
Tractor

Course programme

There is demand for skilled, trained and motivated young people to enter the agriculture industry. With a strong emphasis on combining traditional skills with modern technology and legislation, this course is ideal for those working towards employment. It is based on an integration of theoretical and practical lectures backed up by work experience.
You will gain experience in a range of agricultural skills through theory and practical sessions on the College farm. It will allow you to either progress to a Level 3 Diploma courses or move into employment with an apprenticeship.
Level 2 Diploma in Agriculture
One year
You will cover a diverse range of topics throughout your course. A selection of unit titles is shown below.
Assessment is continuous, with assignments, projects and practical work. It also includes 150 hours of work experience over the duration of the course.
All students following a full-time programme of study at HLC will study English and maths as part of their studies, please refer to the Study Programmes page of this website.

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