This course provides an understanding of some of the practical skills required within the agricultural industry. Some of the units covered on the course include Tractor Driving, Livestock Production, Crop Production, Fence Construction, Farm Maintenance, ATV Operations. There will also be some classroom work to build on the understanding of agricultural systems.
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 and Estates