Agriculture

Agriculture

Agriculture Overview

These courses are based at Suffolk Rural, Otley

World agriculture needs livestock handlers, farm managers, machine operators and agronomists. Our courses will give you the confidence and ability to grow a rewarding career.

Available Agriculture courses

Agriculture (Level 1) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus. The purpose of this qualification is to develop the transferable skills, attributes, and behaviours needed for you to progress to further study and ultimately to employment. The course is designed...

Agriculture (Level 2 Technical Certificate) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus. Primarily aimed at post- Year 11 students, this course provides a good introduction into agriculture and related industries, including machinery, crops and livestock husbandry. Assessment is by a combination of assignments,...

Agriculture (Level 3 Advanced Technical Extended Diploma) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course is based at our Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus. This course carries the same UCAS points weighting and is equivalent to studying 3 A Levels. We have developed a new approach to training the farmers of the future and we...

Basis Foundation Award in Agronomy (Short Course) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course takes place at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley. This Basis Foundation course has a strong blend of both field-based sessions lead by industry specialists, and essential underpinning theory. Aimed at managers and key operators interested in improving...

Beginners Tractor Driving (Short Course) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course takes place at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley. Gain the core skills, machinery handling knowledge, and manoeuvres to begin driving a tractor. This course aims to give newcomers the core skills of hand, foot and eye coordination,...

Experienced Teleporter (Short Course) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course takes place at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley. This course covers safe loading and manoeuvring of vehicles. It is aimed at those with experience of using a teleporter. This course is aimed at those who already have...

Hand Held Applicators Knapsack (PA6) (Short Course) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course takes place at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley, and multiple course dates are offered. This course is suitable for those working in agriculture, horticulture or green keeping who apply pesticides using a hand held applicator. The course...

Novice Tractor Driving (Short Course) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course takes place at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley.This course aims to build on your tractor operating skills and experience, such as use of front-end loaders and reversing a 2-wheeled trailer.Develop your tractor driving abilities to...

Pest Control: Rabbits and Moles using Aluminium Phosphide (Short Course) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course takes place at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley. The training course is designed to prepare you for the L2 Award in the Safe Use of Aluminium Phosphide for Vertebrate Pest Control. The course is a recognised certificate...

Safe Use of Pesticides (PA1) (Short Course) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course takes place at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley, and multiple dates are offered. This course covers the control of Pesticide regulations that classify chemicals used to control pests, weeds and unwanted vegetation. All those who use or...