Agriculture - Crops & Machinery Management

Kildalton Agricultural College

 

Course Name Agriculture - Crops & Machinery Management
Course Provider Kildalton Agricultural College
Alternative Provider(s) Gurteen Agricultural College
Course Code 5M20454 6M20486
Course Type Teagasc
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
Level 6 Advanced Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Piltown, Gurteen, Kildalton
FET Code 5M20454
6M20486
Duration 2 years
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences late Aug/early Sept
Application Date Application Process:
The initial application should be made for the Teagasc Level 5 Certificate in Agriculture Programme. Applications are made online through the Teagasc public website.
On successful completion of the Level 5 Certificate in Agriculture, applications can be submitted for the Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Agriculture (Crops and Machinery).
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Entry Requirements

Expand+ There is a separate application process for each programme. Applicants to the level 5 Certificate must be 17 years or over on 1st January following entry to Level 5, and ideally should have completed the senior cycle of second level education. ...

Interview Interview and Skills Assessment
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Financial Support

Expand+Grants
The Teagasc Authority approved the introduction of means testing of maintenance grants for students attending Further Level Courses at Teagasc and Private Agricultural Colleges in 2012.

Means testing will apply to Teagasc Level 5 and Level...

Comment Qualifications: These programmes are validated by QQI and successful completion leads to a
• Level 5 Certificate in Agriculture Award (5M20454)
• Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Agriculture (6M20486).
Course Content

Expand+The recommended training for someone seeking a career in the Crops and Machinery sector is to complete the Teagasc Level 5 Certificate in Agriculture Programme & Teagasc Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Agriculture (Crops & Machinery Management)....

Subjects Taught

Expand+What will I study?
Sample content from the Teagasc Level 5 Certificate in Agriculture Programme (* Choice of module will be at the discretion of the college / centre):

QQI Code / Title / Level / Credits
5N1433 Work Practice 5 15
5N203...

Careers or Further Progression

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On successful completion of the programme students can progress through the higher education links scheme. To get full details of the range of Higher Education institutions and programmes available under the scheme, please contact t...

Further Enquiries Kildalton Agricultural College: Tel: 061 644400

Gurteen Agriculture College: 067 21282
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