Horticulture Mechanisation

College of Amenity Horticulture - Botanic Gardens

 

Course Name Horticulture Mechanisation
Course Provider College of Amenity Horticulture - Botanic Gardens
Alternative Provider(s) Kildalton Agricultural College, Ashtown Food Research Centre
Course Code 5N2559
Course Type Teagasc
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Component Award (Level 5 NFQ) Minor QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Glasnevin, Piltown, Ashtown, Kildalton
FET Code 5N2559 - Horticulture Mechanisation
Duration Part-time January to March
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact nearest college for next enrolment and start date

Application for this course is through our website via link below.
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Course Content The course will equip students with the knowledge, skills and competence to operate and maintain a range of hand and powered horticultural machinery and implements. It is designed for people who wish to further their knowledge and experience of the safe use and maintenance of a wide range of hand and pedestrian operated equipment used in the horticultural sector.
Subjects Taught

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On completion of this module, students will be able to:
• Identify a range of machinery and hand tools
• Use a range of hand tools for soil cultivation
• Describe the working principles of internal combustion engines used in ...

Careers or Further Progression By taking other Level 5 modules, students may be able to build towards a full award of QQI Certificate in Horticulture.
Further Enquiries Location and further details:
• Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture,
National Botanic Gardens,
Glasnevin, Dublin 9
Tel: 01 8040201
Email: botanic.college@teagasc.ie

• Teagasc College of Horticulture,
Kildalton, Piltown, Co Kilkenny
Tel: 051 644400
Email: kildalton.college@teagasc.ie
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