Animal care, equine and countryside - BTEC Diploma in Agriculture Level 2 at Kirklees College, Huddersfield Centre
There is demand for trained, skilled and motivated young people to enter the agriculture industry.
There is an emphasis on combining traditional skills with modern technology/ legislation and emerging techniques. The course integrates practical experience with theory lessons both on & off farm and some work experience.
You will gain experience in a range of agricultural skills through theory and practical sessions on the farm. Practical experience will be gained through a range of stock tasks, as well as being given an opportunity to select, prepare and show animals/visit shows and exhibitions.
You may then choose to either progress to a Level 3 Diploma courses or move into employment.
- Environmental & Land Based Business
- Intro to Farm Animal Production
- Intro to Sheep Husbandry
- Intro to Dairy & Beef Cattle Husbandry
- Participate in Providing Estate Maintenance
A minimum of 4 GCSEs with the following grades: English 3 and maths at 2 or above, and 2 other GCSEs grade 3 or above.
Course work/practical competence
Progression onto level 3/employment
How to apply
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