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Agriculture BTEC Level 3 at Bishop Burton College

Course description

The Level 3 Diploma in Agriculture is intended for those with a passion for working with crops, livestock and machinery. It is designed for those wanting primarily to work on farms, but also within other related land-based industries where an in-depth knowledge of various types of agricultural enterprises and machinery is required.

Course content

  • Plant and soil science
  • Livestock and crop production
  • Maintaining and operating machinery
  • Estate maintenance
  • Farm business management
  • Specialist crop production and management
  • Crop storage
  • English and Maths, as required.

A range of pathways are available, determined by your qualifications.

  • One-year Extended Certificate
  • One-year Foundation Diploma
  • Two-year Diploma
  • Two-year Extended Diploma.

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at grade C or 4 or equivalent, preferably including English and Maths, or a relevant BTEC Level 2 / First Diploma with a merit profile in a related discipline. Applicants with suitable industrial experience or background will also be considered.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bishop Burton College directly.

Last updated date: 13 March 2018

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