Agriculture Crops & Livestock

Agriculture Crops & Livestock

Course list

  • Agriculture - BTEC Level 2 Diploma

Course Levels


Agriculture – BTEC Level 2 Diploma website

Agriculture – BTEC Level 2 Diploma

This one-year programme designed for school leavers will introduce students to the basics of machinery, crop and animal husbandry and will develop the knowledge and practical skills needed to work on a modern farm.

Many students go on from this course to the Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Agriculture and there is also the opportunity to gain a range of additional qualifications.

What’s covered?

Here are some of the areas covered throughout the year:

Unit 1 – Undertake work related experience in the land-based industries.
Unit 2 – Environmental and land-based business.
Unit 4 – Introduction to farm animal production.
Unit 5 – introduction to land-based machinery operations.
Unit 8 – participate in providing estate maintenance.
Unit 14 – assist with agricultural crop production.

Plumpton College

Agriculture, Crops and Livestock Animal Care and Management Aquaculture and Fisheries Management Countryside Management and Gamekeeping Equine Care and Management Floristry Forestry and Arboriculture Horticulture, Landscaping and Sports Turf Land Based Engineering Viticulture & Oenology


Plumpton College


01273 890 454




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