Level 3 in Agriculture
Duration: One to two years, depending on study route
What You Study
- Crop production
- Livestock husbandry
- Estate skills
- Machinery operations
- Work experience
- Professional working responsibilities
- Maths and / or English (if not achieved at grade 4).
Four GCSEs at grade 4 equivalent, preferably including English and Maths, or a relevant BTEC Level 2 / First Diploma or equivalent. One satisfactory reference is also needed.
A range of pathways are available, dependent on your qualifications.
- Extended Certificate (one year)
- Foundation Diploma (one year)
- Diploma (two years)
- Extended Diploma (two years).
One or two years full-time, depending on pathway.
On completion of this qualification, you will have obtained the skills, knowledge and understanding to progress into industry or on to a higher level supervisory or management qualifications. Explore the Agriculture courses at University Centre Bishop Burton.
Work on a farm in a supervisory role, managing staff on an arable and livestock farm, as a livestock procurement manager, livestock and crop specialist, agricultural policy analyst and many more.
For your course, you will need:
- High-visibility jacket/ bib
- Steel toe cap boots
- Lab coat
- Notepad and pens
- Smart phone or laptop
How To Apply
Application is through our online application form or by the Common Application Process (CAP).