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General Farm Worker Apprenticeship Level 2

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LOCATION & START DATE
Duchy College Stoke Climsland - as required
Duchy College Rosewarne - as required
Duchy College Stoke Climsland - as required
Duchy College Rosewarne - as required
LEVEL
Level 2 Levels Explained
DURATION
1 day per week
LEARNING AREA
Agriculture & Countryside Management Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Work-based

General Farm Worker Apprenticeship Level 2

Student sitting in a tractor in a ploughed field The broad purpose of the occupation is to support the operation of farm enterprises through maintaining a culture of health and safety, biosecurity, engaging with third parties, maintaining crop, animal handling and health, maintenance and cleanliness of machinery. The General Farm Worker will typically be required to drive farm vehicles and must hold the appropriate license. The individual will work alongside the supervisor, supporting daily operations for the farm enterprises including identifying and maintaining animal or plant health performance, conducting routine tasks and assisting with general record keeping practices. The individual will manage the storage of forage and crop, minimising waste and disposing of necessary waste appropriately. Animal welfare and risk awareness and prevention are integral to this occupation.

A General Farm Worker is likely to specialise in Livestock or Crop. This Apprenticeship Standard takes a core and options approach. All apprentices will complete the core and must select the one most appropriate option to their role: Livestock Worker or Crop Worker.

What you will learn

Learning more about tractor and machinery use, Arable, nutrition, health and welfare, health and safety, environment and conservation.

Entry requirements

- Suitable paid employment relevant to the industry.


- Mathematics and English GCSE passes at grade 3/D or above, or equivalent (unless exempt).


- A character reference provided from you school

Assessment

End Point Assessment of Multiple Choice, Professional Discussion and Practical Assessment

Progression

Level 3 Apprenticeship, Level 3 Full time

Duchy College Rosewarne

Duchy College Rosewarne

This beautiful campus set just outside of Camborne has a rich history of national research and is cherished by students and staff. Whether its studying horticulture or animal care, the intimate community feel is the perfect learning environment. With a friendly and entertaining student hub, and the most passionate and dedicated team on hand to support the college experience, Duchy College Rosewarne is renowned for its student experience. Home to the most wonderful animals and plants, this is a truly unique and special place to have your #careercollege experience.


Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Set on stunning rolling hillsides, our campus epitomises the very best of land-based education. The recent addition of the £4 million Future Farm research facility means students and businesses are at the heart of the next evolution of environmental farming. Whether it’s a love of horses, sport, protective services, heavy machinery or animal care, nobody forgets their time at Duchy College Stoke Climsland. It’s time to secure your #careercollege experience.


Learning more about tractor and machinery use, Arable, nutrition, health and welfare, health and safety, environment and conservation.

- Suitable paid employment relevant to the industry.


- Mathematics and English GCSE passes at grade 3/D or above, or equivalent (unless exempt).


- A character reference provided from you school

End Point Assessment of Multiple Choice, Professional Discussion and Practical Assessment

Level 3 Apprenticeship, Level 3 Full time

Duchy College Rosewarne

Duchy College Rosewarne

This beautiful campus set just outside of Camborne has a rich history of national research and is cherished by students and staff. Whether its studying horticulture or animal care, the intimate community feel is the perfect learning environment. With a friendly and entertaining student hub, and the most passionate and dedicated team on hand to support the college experience, Duchy College Rosewarne is renowned for its student experience. Home to the most wonderful animals and plants, this is a truly unique and special place to have your #careercollege experience.


Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Set on stunning rolling hillsides, our campus epitomises the very best of land-based education. The recent addition of the £4 million Future Farm research facility means students and businesses are at the heart of the next evolution of environmental farming. Whether it’s a love of horses, sport, protective services, heavy machinery or animal care, nobody forgets their time at Duchy College Stoke Climsland. It’s time to secure your #careercollege experience.


Dates & Locations

Apprenticeship
  • Location - Duchy College Stoke Climsland
  • Start Date - As required
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  • Location - Duchy College Rosewarne
  • Start Date - As required
  • Tuition Fees: £0.00*
            
    *Please note - Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

    MORE INFORMATION ON FINANCIAL SUPPORT
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  • Location - Duchy College Stoke Climsland
  • Start Date - As required
  • Tuition Fees: £0.00*
            
    *Please note - Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

    MORE INFORMATION ON FINANCIAL SUPPORT
    Information for School Leavers
    Information for ages 19+
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  • Location - Duchy College Rosewarne
  • Start Date - As required
  • Tuition Fees: £0.00*
            
    *Please note - Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

    MORE INFORMATION ON FINANCIAL SUPPORT
    Information for School Leavers
    Information for ages 19+
  • Apply Now
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