This course would suit you if you are interested in working in the farming industry and you are keen to learn Practical skills in the workplace while supported by regular visits by our qualified staff.

What modules are covered?

Mandatory Units

  • Promote, monitor and maintain health, safety and security in the workplace
  • Communicate information within the workplace
  • Maintain and store records within the workplace
  • Prepare, monitor and maintain the healthy growth of crops
  • Identify, monitor and maintain the healthy growth of crops
  • Plan the preparation and use of tractors and attachments.

Optional Units - These are chosen by your tutor and employer and can include:

  • Monitor and maintain harvesting operations
  • Establish, monitor and maintain site hygiene and bio-security
What qualification (will I get)?

Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3 Work-based Diploma in Agriculture  (Crops)
Functional Maths and English Level 2

How will I be assessed?

You'll need to build a portfolio of work, complete assignments and to pass a range of external assessments.

What is the entry process?

Click enquire now or ring the Apprenticeship Team on 01332 216640

What are the entry requirements?

Minimum age of 16 years

What can I do after this training course?

As well as progressing within your job role, you can also move onto Higher Level Apprenticeships and Foundation Degrees.

Got a question about this course?

Call the Apprenticeships Team on 01332 216640


We make every effort to ensure this course information is accurate. However, we reserve the right to make alterations.

Laurence Craig

"This course has helped me develop my skills and knowledge, i can use these every day. My tutor comes from a farming background and they are able to give me advice and support when i need it."


We offer a wide range of NPTC and short courses at DART Training, including PA1, PA2 and PA6 spraying courses, animal transportation, chainsaw, tractor driving and more.