Teagasc Part-Time Green Cert

Sligo Teagasc Training Centre


Course Name Teagasc Part-Time Green Cert
Course Provider Sligo Teagasc Training Centre
Alternative Provider(s) Donegal Teagasc Training Centre - Letterkenny, Leitrim Teagasc Training Centre - Mohill
Course Code 5M20454 6S20487
Course Type Teagasc
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
Level 6 Specific Purpose Award (Level 6 NFQ) Special Purpose QQI Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Day release, Daytime
Location (Districts) Letterkenny, Sligo Town, Mohill
Course Content

Expand+This course, accredited by QQI, is designed for those who wish to make their career as farmers.

Course Structure and Content
The course comprises two awards, the Level 5 Certificate in Agriculture (120 credits) and the Level 6 Specific Purpose Ce...

FET Code 5M20454 - Agriculture
6S20487 - Specific Purpose Certificate in Farming (Teagasc Green Cert)
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Apply directly to an Agricultural College or Teagasc Regional Education Centre
Duration 2 to 2.5 years on a part-time basis
Comment Location: Agricultural Colleges and Teagasc Education Centres
Entry Requirements Applicants must be over 23 years of age when starting this programme and have access to a farm, including financial details of the farm.
Careers or Further Progression Graduates of the course are eligible to progress to a Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Agriculture programme, or transfer to linked courses at Institutes of Technology through the Higher Education Links Scheme.

This course meets the training requirements for Stamp Duty Exemption and for various Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine schemes.
Further Enquiries Sligo/Leitrim
Ciaran Kerins,
Teagasc, Co. Sligo
Email: ciaran.kerins@teagasc.ie
Phone: 071 918 3369

Veronica Ryan
Teagasc, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal
Email: veronica.ryan@teagasc.ie
Phone: 074 919 4132
Application Date Contact centre for application details.
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