Crop Technician

Learners will gain a Crop Technician level 3 Apprenticeship Standard. 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.

As a Crop Technician you will be responsible for optimising crop/ plant yields through establishment, management, harvest and post-harvest operations, while maintaining and improving the surrounding environment.

What can I do after this apprenticeship?

Learners can progress into roles such as:
+ Unit/Arable manager
+ Production manager
+ Farm manager

What qualification will I get?

Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3  in Agriculture  (Crops)
Functional Skills 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 new entry process?

Email 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 or email

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

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