BTEC Level 3 in Agriculture
Duration: One to two years, depending on study route
What You Study
- Crop production
- Livestock husbandry
- Estate skills
- Machinery operations
- Work experience
- Professional working responsibilities
- Maths and / or English (if not achieved at grade 4).
Four GCSEs at grade 4 equivalent, preferably including English and Maths, or a relevant BTEC Level 2 / First Diploma or equivalent. One satisfactory reference is also needed.
A range of pathways are available, dependent on your qualifications.
- Extended Certificate (one year)
- Foundation Diploma (one year)
- Diploma (two years)
- Extended Diploma (two years).
One or two years full-time, depending on pathway.
On completion of this qualification, you will have obtained the skills, knowledge and understanding to progress into industry or on to a higher level supervisory or management qualifications. Explore the Agriculture courses at University Centre Bishop Burton.
Work on a farm in a supervisory role, managing staff on an arable and livestock farm, as a livestock procurement manager, livestock and crop specialist, agricultural policy analyst and many more.
How To Apply
Application is through our online application form or by the Common Application Process (CAP).
Tilly is in the second year of her Level 3 in Agriculture and has been delighted with the experience she has gained at Riseholme.