Dairy Farm Management - Professional

Cork East - Moorepark Teagasc Training Centre


Course Name Dairy Farm Management - Professional
Course Provider Cork East - Moorepark Teagasc Training Centre
Alternative Provider(s) Kildalton Agricultural College, University College Dublin
Course Code 105958 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Teagasc
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Diploma (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose University College Dublin Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Day release, Daytime
Location (Districts) Fermoy, Piltown, Kildalton
Course Content

Expand+Students attended at the Teagasc Animal & Grassland Research and Innovation Centre, Moorepark and nominated Teagasc colleges for the contact element of delivery.

Aim: To equip graduates with the knowledge, skills and capabilities for the role of c...

Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Teagasc are now accepting applications for the Professional Diploma in Dairy Farm Management programme. Applications must be submitted by Friday, May 3rd 2019. To access the online application form, search on the education section of the Teagasc website or click on the link below
Duration 2 years on-farm professional work experience based programme/contact delivery
Comment Qualifications: This programme leads to a Level 7 Professional Diploma in Dairy Farm Management awarded by University College Dublin.

Host Dairy Farm / Kildalton College / Teagasc Research Centre, Moorepark
Subjects Taught The course content consists of four core areas:
• Dairy Farm Development
• Professional Work Experience
• Dairy Technology
• Dairy Farm Management
Entry Requirements Entry requirements: Applicants must possess a Level 6 Advanced in Certificate in Agriculture or equivalent major agricultural award. Applicants will be shortlisted for interview prior to selection for entry to the programme
Careers or Further Progression Transfer and Progression
As the Professional Diploma in Dairy Farm Management is a special purpose award educational transfer options and progression routes are similar to the those for the Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Agriculture graduate.
Further Enquiries 023 42523
Qualification Letters Prof Dip
Application Date Applications are made online through the Teagasc public website:
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