Agriculture

Course

In Skipton

Price on request

Description

  • Typology

    Course

  • Location

    Skipton

  • Start

    Different dates available

Description

An assessor will visit the workplace regularly to assess your competence and to help you build a portfolio of evidence. You will attend College one day per fortnight to complete the Technical Certificate.

Facilities

Location

Starts

Skipton (North Yorkshire)
Gargrave Road, BD23 1UX

Starts

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Subjects

  • IT
  • Livestock

Course programme

What stands out about this course?

Agriculture is an important sector and as Craven College serves a large rural community we understand the needs of employers and the workforce. Opportunities range from the traditional smaller farm or specialist farm with rare breeds, to the large commercial farm with a variety of animals and crops. The work is very interesting, varied and rewarding but be prepared for long days and working in all weather conditions.

What will I study?

Level 2 Diploma

  • Maintain Livestock during Pregnancy
  • Monitor & Maintain Welfare of the Animals
  • Monitor & Maintain Health & Safety
  • Prepare Outdoor sites for Livestock
  • Prepare Water & Feed Supplies for Livestock

Level 3 Diploma

  • Deliver Basic Treatments to Livestock
  • Maintain & Store Records within the Workplace
  • Maintain Health & Welfare of Livestock during Transportation
  • Monitor & Maintain Livestock on Outdoor Sites
  • Promote & Monitor Health & Safety
Careers and Progression
  • Degree level study
  • Higher Apprenticeship at Level 4
  • Progress within the business/industry: General Farm Worker, Head Stock Person/ Herdsman, Farm Manager, Self Employed Farm Contractor etc

Agriculture

Price on request