You will be fully involved in the management and development of our dedicated training farm including determining and reviewing the stock policy, planning, decision making, attending to the day to day operations of the farm and increasing your skills through work experience in the industry.
Depending on unit standards you already hold you can work towards completing the National Certificates in Agriculture (Introductory Skills) and (General Skills) – Level 2 and the National Certificates in Farming Skills (Work Ready) Stockmanship and Animal Health and Husbandry at Level 3. A level 4 national qualification is currently under development.
Desired outcomes for graduates are continued learning in employment as a modern apprentice, Primary ITO courses offering higher national certificates or agricultural diplomas or degrees through Massey or Lincoln Universities. Student allowances and loans are available to eligible learners as well as FEE FREE places.