Extended Diploma in Land-based Technology (Agriculture) (QCF)

Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care

Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care
Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title Level 3 Technical Qualification in Agricultural Engineering
Code P3H104P
Qualification Type No Qualification
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This course has a mixture of practical and theory and is delivered making use of the excellent Agricultural facilities including the workshop and machinery training yard. Students are able to access a range of additional learning support, based on need and are well supported through the use of virtual learning resources. A range of employability skills will be developed whilst on the course including practical skills, communication, and land-based specific knowledge, and development of ICT skills. Students will also get the opportunity to carry out work experience on external placements.

How will it be delivered?

Students will be assessed throughout the course using assignments, projects, practical tests, exams and external assessments. Students are encouraged to relate theory to practice in all assessments.

Entry requirements

90 Technical Diploma - (1 year) Minimum of 4 GCSEs grades A*- C / 9 - 4 or equivalent (Level 2 Diploma), which must include GCSEs in English AND maths A*- C / 9 � 4 Grade or equivalent (Level 2 Functional Skills). 180 Technica

Your next steps...

On completion of this qualification you will have the knowledge and skills to enter the Agricultural engineering industry. Former students who have left have worked as workshop engineers, Farm fitters, Machinery contractors, Main dealership technicians and self-employed mechanics. The options are endless, and if you have enjoyed the education, this qualification will allow you to progress onto higher qualification including BSc (Hons) Agriculture here at Hadlow.