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Agriculture (Award and Diploma) (City and Guilds) Level 1

Borders College

Venues

Newtown St Boswells Campus

Content

This is an introductory level course, ideal for those with little prior agricultural experience, or for students progressing from the Schools Academy programme. Subjects include Machinery Maintenance, Prepare and Operate a Tractor, Transporting Materials in the Workplace, Estate Maintenance, Core Skills, Movement of Livestock, Growth of Crops, and Health, Hygiene and Safety Issues in the Workplace.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 3 or equivalent.

Progression Routes

Successful students may progress to the Level 2 Agriculture or NC Agriculture, or seek employment in the land-based industry.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Award

Level 1

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks

Department

Land and Animal Management

SCQF Level

4