Barnsley College

      Agriculture NVQ Level 1

      Barnsley College
      In Barnsley

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      Typology NVQ
      Location Barnsley
      Duration 1 Year
      • NVQ
      • Barnsley
      • Duration:
        1 Year
      Description

      The course covers the basic skills and knowledge for those wanting to enter the farming industry. You will need to develop your level of ability and experience and provide assessment opportunities in a realistic workplace. The College may be able to help you find an appropriate farm. Topics cover: Basic Tractor and Machinery Operation. Basic Livestock Skills. Maintaining Structures.

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      Government funding available

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      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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      · Requirements

      2 GCSEs at Grade A* to G plus Good personal reference demonstrating acceptable level of attendance and commitment to hard work plus Must enjoy outdoor work You will also be required to undertake a minimum period of relevant work experience

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      Course programme


      AGRICULTURE NVQ LEVEL 1
      Course Level :Level 1

      Length of Course :1 Year (1 day at Wigfield Farm plus substantial work experience)

      Course Content
      The course covers the basic skills and knowledge for those wanting to enter the farming industry. You will need to develop your level of ability and experience and provide assessment opportunities in a realistic workplace. The College may be able to help you find an appropriate farm. Topics cover:
      · Basic Tractor and Machinery Operation
      · Basic Livestock Skills
      · Maintaining Structures and Surfaces
      · Health and Safety in Agriculture
      · Personal Development

      Progression
      On successful completion of this course you can progress to NVQ Level 2 in a specialism of your choice, possibly through the Modern Apprenticeship programme


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