Agriculture Courses for Adult Learners

19+ Learners

Level 3 Diplomas in Agriculture

Leading to an Advanced Technical Extended Diploma or Advanced Technical Certificate

Our established three-year Advanced Technical Extended Diploma is equivalent to three A levels and designed to fully prepare you for a career in the agricultural industry.

You will gain industry relevant theoretical knowledge in classroom sessions and practical experience on our farm’s commercial units and at other successful local farms.

In your final year you’ll specialise in dairy production, mechanised arable crop production or beef and sheep production.

MEA Milking Systems Technician Accreditation Category 3 YEAR 1

Cost: £1,200

On this professionally accredited course, you will study a number of modules that relate to milking systems, the animals involved and customer expectations.

This course will next be running in our Engineering department on:

  • TBC

Please note, you must have achieved or be accredited with MSTA Category 2 to start this course.

You will need personal protective equipment during this course, including a pair of steel toe capped boots (trainers or low shoes are not permitted), 1 pair of clean cotton overalls and 1 pair of safety glasses or goggles.

You will also need an A4 ring binder, file dividers/plastic pockets, a calculator, writing equipment, ruled paper and a USB memory stick. A laptop or tablet is optional but strongly recommended.

For more information, please contact Michael Cullen at