Agriculture apprentice

Agriculture Stockperson

Learners will gain a Stockperson level 2 Apprenticeship Standard. Pre-apprenticeship programmes are also available in this area. 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 well qualified staff.

The key role for a Stockperson is to raise the animals with optimal welfare and consideration for their needs throughout the different stages of their life. This is practical work involving a combination of technology and manual labour. Being a stockperson requires compassion, self motivation and the ability to work in a team and independently.

What can I do after this apprenticeship?

This Apprenticeship prepares learners for jobs such as:
+ Herdsperson
+ Shepherd
+ Tractor driver
+ General farm worker
+ Agricultural contractor
+ Stockperson
+ Unit manager
+ Farmer

What qualifications (will I get)?
  • Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional skills
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?

Email apprenticeships@darttraining.co.uk or call the Apprenticeships Team on 01332 216640

What are the entry requirements?

You must have suitable employment before your programme can begin.

What can I do after this training course?

If you successfully complete the Level 2 programme you may be able to progress to the Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship, with your employer’s agreement.

Got a question about this course?

Call the Apprenticeships Team on 01332 216640
Email apprenticeships@darttraining.co.uk

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

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