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Level 2 Land-Based Technology at Newton Rigg College

Course description

This well established qualification is recognised by the industry as demonstrating technical capability to work in the land-based technology and agricultural engineering sectors.

Course content

Course Themes:

• Applying mechanical principles • Services and maintenance • Material preparation, shaping and assembling • Thermal joining and cutting processes • Tools use and maintenance • Health and safety practices • Tractor driving • Work experience • English and maths

Entry requirements

Usually at least 4 GCSEs at grade E or above including Maths and English (with Science desirable). Alternatively a suitable level 1 vocational qualification with English and Maths at Level 1





Financial information

For financial information please contact 01768 893400 or email

Future opportunities

Further study:

A Level 3 course such as the Extended

Diploma or an Advanced Apprenticeship.


A variety of opportunities (some of which may

require further qualifications) in technical sales, engineering

design, agricultural engineering, self employed agricultural

engineer, arable farm machinery operator or fitter.

Further information
Telephone: 01768 893400

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Newton Rigg College directly.

Last updated date: 29 September 2015
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