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Introduction to Agriculture and Estate Skills

Dundee and Angus College

Venues

Arbroath Campus

Content

This programme prepares students for a career in agriculture and / or estate maintenance with a focus on practical skills. The learner will develop skills working with agricultural machinery, develop an understanding of farm maintenance, crop production and livestock relevant to local industry and become familiar with accident prevention and emergency procedures. PPE will be required and is provided to students eligible for bursary funding.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. A demonstration of enthusiasm for working in agriculture.

Progression Routes

NC Horticulture Level 5

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks

Department

Agriculture and Estates

SCQF Level

4

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals