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Agriculture SVQ at SCQF Level 6 Livestock

Level: SCQF 6

Available at these campuses: Barony, Oatridge

About the Course

Black cows in fieldThis is an on-farm work-based programme which reinforces production and management skills to meet industry requirements.

Course Duration: Oatridge - 1 year work-based learning, Barony - block rlease.

Entry Requirements

Applicants must be employed within the industry or have an employer who would be willing to employ them. Successful completion of SVQ in Agriculture at SCQF Level 5 or NC or equivalent qualifications.

Course Content


Training days will cover both knowledge and practical skills in the areas of health and safety, management of soils and grassland, monitoring and maintaining the health and welfare of livestock and estate maintenance. Additional specialised units will be on offer at each campus.