This course introduces the learner to agriculture and uses both practical and theory based learning. Subjects covered include: agricultural technology; edible crops; livestock; machinery; and agricultural tourism.
No formal entry requirements. Competent reading, writing and numeracy skills along with qualifications that show the ability to work at SCQF Level 5. Enthusiasm and genuine interest in working in the agricultural industry. Candidates must be willing to work outdoors in all weathers.
NC in Agriculture at Scotland’s Rural University College (SRUC) or employment in agriculture locally.
Agriculture, Estates and Horticulture