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Horticultural and Agricultural Engineering Level 2 Diploma

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LOCATION & START DATE
Duchy College Rosewarne - 9 September 2024
LEVEL
Level 2 Levels Explained
DURATION
1 year
LEARNING AREA
Land-based Engineering & Technology Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Full-time

Horticultural and Agricultural Engineering Level 2 Diploma

Develop your engineering knowledge and skills relating to horticultural machinery, ranging from mowers to ride on mowers and tractors. The course includes servicing and maintenance of machinery, shaping and assembling equipment, performing joining and cutting of materials as well as how to service and repair cooling systems, engines, gearboxes, braking systems, hydraulics and electrics, plus much more.

You will develop engineering skills and knowledge to prepare you for employment or progression on to level 3 courses or apprenticeships.

What you will learn

You will learn the workshop skills to repair and maintain a full range of equipment from strimmers and lawn mowers to soil preparation equipment and tractors. You will learn about safe working practices and how to be employable in today’s fast-moving engineering market. Practically you will be able to repair transmissions, braking systems, steering systems, tyres and tracks on land-based equipment as well as engines, gear boxes and hydraulic systems.

You will develop good working practices and profession personal performance.

Entry requirements

You will need to have Grade 3s or above in 5 GCSEs including English and maths.

Assessment

You will be assessed through a series of practical assessments.

Progression

This course is designed for you to progress on to full time level 3 horticultural/agricultural engineering or apprenticeships.

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.


You will learn the workshop skills to repair and maintain a full range of equipment from strimmers and lawn mowers to soil preparation equipment and tractors. You will learn about safe working practices and how to be employable in today’s fast-moving engineering market. Practically you will be able to repair transmissions, braking systems, steering systems, tyres and tracks on land-based equipment as well as engines, gear boxes and hydraulic systems.

You will develop good working practices and profession personal performance.

You will need to have Grade 3s or above in 5 GCSEs including English and maths.

You will be assessed through a series of practical assessments.

This course is designed for you to progress on to full time level 3 horticultural/agricultural engineering or apprenticeships.

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.


Dates & Locations

16-19 Adult
  • Location - Duchy College Rosewarne
  • Start Date - 9 September 2024
  • Tuition Fees: £0.00* - FREE for school leavers
            
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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.

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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