Advertise

Training Directory: Agriculture Longer Courses

Tractor and baler (image: Jed Owens on unsplash)

Agriculture Long Training Courses

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) Agriculture at Hadlow College

Growing food in the UK has become a key aspect of national security, with an impact on the welfare of all citizens and a high political profile. Academically, the sciences which underpin all aspects of agriculture: food, fodder, fuel and fibre, have diversified and become more sophisticated.

c-js.info/31oY5ZE

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

BSc (Hons) International Agriculture at Hadlow College

From the outset of the course, you will gain an understanding of the global conditions in which agriculture operates. By focusing on efficient and environmentally sustainable crop and livestock production you will appreciate the bigger picture in relation to agricultural trade and development.

c-js.info/2px3v7m

FdSc Agriculture at Hadlow College

This programme provides knowledge about the current and future science of agriculture, combined with practical experience of both crop and livestock husbandry. Graduates can engage with agriculture industries in the UK and Europe and use their intellect and skills to work effectively with all stakeholders throughout the food chain.

c-js.info/31m5GrY

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 Certificate of Agriculture at Royal Agricultural University

Whether you wish to enter practical farming or pursue a commercial or administrative post, this intensive course covers all bases, with graduates carving out successful careers as farm managers, agricultural consultants, research officers and more. You will acquire a detailed knowledge of the UK agricultural industry by exploring a plethora of issues.

www.rau.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/courses/graduate-certificate-agriculture admissions@rau.ac.uk

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

HND International Agriculture at Hadlow College

This programme equips graduates with the technical skills and knowledge to take advantage of the agricultural opportunities which exist throughout the world. This programme will encourage you to apply sound business principles to an agricultural environment and equip you with an understanding of the global conditions in which agriculture operates.

c-js.info/2Bj1ZZx

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.

c-js.info/2AcVPcm

Level 1 Introduction to Agriculture and the Environment at Kingston Maurward College

This course has been designed for students to develop agriculture and countryside skills at their own pace under expert guidance. The programme offers a broad range of subjects and practical skills.

c-js.info/2BoMqiK 01305 215215

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 Diploma in Land Based Technology at Kingston Maurward College

This course is designed to support new entrants into a career servicing and maintaining agricultural machinery. It will combine classroom-based sessions with a considerable opportunity to practice essential engineering skills in a land-based work environment.

c-js.info/33CBvOs 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.

c-js.info/2PLBENe

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.

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.

c-js.info/2Ad0DhU

One Year Farming 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

c-js.info/2CkW8mL admissions@rau.ac.uk

If you are interested in any of the courses detailed please contact ONLY the person, centre, telephone number or email address and remember to mention that you saw the listing in CJS Training Directory. For all courses assume that booking is required and a fee may be applicable.