Adult Green Cert - Part-time

Kildalton Agricultural College


Course Name Adult Green Cert - Part-time
Course Provider Kildalton Agricultural College
Alternative Provider(s) Ballyhaise Agricultural College, Clonakilty Agricultural College, Gurteen Agricultural College, ATU - Mountbellew Campus, Salesian Agricultural College, Pallaskenry
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) Mountbellew, Clonakilty, Ballyhaise, Piltown, Gurteen, Pallaskenry, Kildalton
FET Code 5M20454 - Agriculture
6S20487 - Specific Purpose Certificate in Farming (Teagasc Green Cert)
Duration 2 to 2.5 years on a part-time basis
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact your Local Teagasc Education Officer for start dates
Application Date Application Process: Enquires should be made locally to Teagasc colleges and centres. Subsequently applications are made online through the Teagasc public website: link below
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Entry Requirements Applicants must be 23 years of age or older when starting this programme.
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Financial Support

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 Offered at Teagasc Regional Education Centres and Agricultural Colleges
Course Content Aim: This course, accredited by QQI, is designed for students that are 23 or over, and want to complete the course on a part-time basis.
Subjects Taught

Expand+The course content for both the part-time and distance Education Green Certificates is the same. The table below gives a sample of what the learner will study.

QQI Code / Title / Level / Credits
5N1433 Work Practice (home farm) 5 15
5N20368 Pr...

Careers or Further Progression Graduates of the course are eligible to progress to a Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Agriculture programme, or apply for entry to linked courses at Institutes of Technology through the Higher Education Links Scheme.
Further Enquiries Kildalton College: 051 644 400
Ballyhaise College: 049 433 8108
Clonakilty College: 023 883 2500
Gurteen College: 067 212 82
Mountbellew College: 090 967 9205
Pallaskenry College: 061 393 100
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