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Long Training Courses: Agriculture

Courses longer than 10 days in length providing specialist training in subjects relating to the agricultural industry.



BSc (Hons) Agricultural Management (Top-up) at Royal Agricultural University

This course focuses on the skills necessary to manage an agricultural enterprise or farming business in the present economic climate. It combines periods of University-based teaching with work-based learning, experience being gained both in the lecture room and on the farm.

www.rau.ac.uk christopher.brough@rau.ac.uk 01285 652531


BSc (Hons) Agriculture at Royal Agricultural University

This course equips you with the academic knowledge and practical skills suited to a range of agricultural and rural sector employment opportunities. The degree is tailored to meet the changing needs of the industry, and is continually updated in consultation with our industry advisers.

www.rau.ac.uk christopher.brough@rau.ac.uk 01285 652531


BSc (Hons) Applied Farm Management at Royal Agricultural University

This degree course produces the farmers, farm managers and consultants of the future, with the skill set and knowledge required to develop a career within the agricultural and land-based industries. The combination of vocational and academic skills creates highly competent and employable graduates.

www.rau.ac.uk christopher.brough@rau.ac.uk 01285 652531


Certificate of Agriculture at Royal Agricultural University

The One-Year Farming Course is an intensive short training course, unique to the University. It is designed to equip the prospective landowner, farmer or manager with the basic knowledge required for running contemporary farm enterprises

www.rau.ac.uk admissions@rau.ac.uk


FdSc Agriculture & Farm Management at Royal Agricultural University

This course focuses on the skills necessary to manage an agricultural enterprise or farming business in the present economic climate. It combines periods of University-based teaching with work-based learning, experience being gained both in the lecture room and on the farm.

www.rau.ac.uk admissions@rau.ac.uk 01285 889912


FdSc Agriculture Science at Kingston Maurward College

There is a shortage of highly skilled and qualified professionals within the Agriculture industry. This foundation degree will prepare you for an agricultural career by combining applied scientific and research skills with an in-depth knowledge of livestock technology and crop science. Furthermore, it will support the government's commitment to agriculture through its Agri-Tech strategy.

www.kmc.ac.uk/view-courses/fdsc-agriculture-science/ 01305 215215


Graduate Diploma in Agriculture at Royal Agricultural University

This intensive course in agriculture is unique to the Royal Agricultural University and provides an opportunity for graduates or professionals in other disciplines to re-direct their careers towards agricultural and associated rural industries

www.rau.ac.uk admissions@rau.ac.uk


Level 1 - Introduction to Agriculture & the Countryside at Kingston Maurward College

Learn the basic skills, knowledge & understanding of working in agriculture & the countryside & prepare for employment or progression to a more advanced course, employment or an apprenticeship. The programme offers a broad range of subjects and practical skills whilst allowing students to develop at their own pace.

https://c-js.info/2g1BM6Y 01305 215215


Level 1 Diploma in Land-Based Studies (Agriculture) at Hadlow College

The College’s excellent land-based facilities are used extensively throughout the duration of this course, which ensure our students develop good vocationally practical and employability skills. This course is designed to allow students interested in a career in the rural sector to develop the confidence, ability and skills they need whilst studying or working.

https://c-js.info/2AcVPcm


Level 2 Certificate in Agriculture at Kingston Maurward College

Providing the practical skills & knowledge to help you gain employment in agriculture. You will acquire a wide range of knowledge, practical skills & industry experience from both your studies & work experience on a local farm. The course includes husbandry of crops & livestock, estate skills & machinery operation.

www.kmc.ac.uk/view-courses/level-2-certificate-in-agriculture/ 01305 215215


Level 2 Technical Qualification in Agriculture at Hadlow College

Useful for those requiring a basic knowledge of agriculture, students are trained on machinery and learn how to handle livestock (such as sheep and cows), crops and ultimately how to work on a modern farm. You will benefit from a combination of lectures and practical farm sessions.

https://c-js.info/2PLBENe


Level 3 Extended Diploma in Agriculture at Kingston Maurward College

The Extended Diploma provides a wide range of specialist technical practical skills and detailed knowledge and understanding which will enable students to seek a diverse range of employment opportunities, or to further learning and training within the agricultural industry. Employment prospects are excellent as the industry is experiencing a skills shortage. http://www.kmc.ac.uk/view-courses/level-3-extended-diploma-in-agriculture/

www.kmc.ac.uk 01305 215215


Level 3 Technical Qualification in Agriculture at Hadlow College

Combining the study of livestock, crops and machinery with practical training sessions and work on the College farm, students gain valuable experience which significantly improves employability. Within the qualification there is a significant amount of practical work experience.

https://c-js.info/2A9MrpQ


Level 3 Technical Qualification in Land-Based Technology (Agricultural Engineering) at Hadlow College

This course examines a wide range of agricultural machinery and provides skills which can be transferred into more mainstream engineering. You will benefit from our industry experienced tutors and gain an understanding of the skills needed for technical support in the engineering sector.

https://c-js.info/2Ad0DhU


Skills for Rewilding Traineeships at Trees for Life

‘Skills for Rewilding’ traineeships run for 1 year, starting July 2018, where skills learnt include: nursery and horticultural skills related to growing native trees from seed, landscape and deer management, ecological monitoring and engaging rural communities in conservation work. The traineeship is hosted by Trees for Life, with vocational course accreditation by the University of the Highlands and Islands, and funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. More details, and how to apply, are on the Trees for Life website.

https://treesforlife.org.uk/work/traineeships/ info@treesforlife.org.uk 01309 691292


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