This is an 80 credit, Vocational Pathway course, which give you an introduction into the apiculture sector. You will gain your Level 2 NCEA certificate with a vocational pathway in Apiculture. Upon graduation, you will have an understanding of various parts of Apiculture that will assist you in other courses, or to get a job within the Apiculture sector. You will complete modules, from learning how to feed bees, to using farm vehicles, and communication skills.
This course is a 100-125 credit NZQA course, which aims to teach students the skills needed to move into Junior Management roles on farm. You will gain your NCEA certificate in Agriculture Level 4. Upon graduation from this course, you will be able to take on the responsibility for the day-to-day operational management on farm. This course has 8-9 modules, with three different strands to choose from. You will choose to focus your study on either dairy farming, breeding livestock farming or non-breeding livestock farming and learn what is relevant to you.
This is an 80 credit NZQA course which will teach you the basic skills needed for property maintenance and construction industries, by doing BCATS projects. You will gain your NZQA Level 2 in Basic Residential Property Management. This course covers tools maintenance, construction projects, communication and more!
This course is an NZQA Vocational Pathways course, in the Agricultural sector. It covers over 20 different units, including Agriculture-based knowledge as well as literacy and numeracy skills Graduates of this course will have the necessary achievements to pass NCEA Level 2. For your study, you’ll get to choose between focusing on sheep, or dairy cattle. You will also have a choice in elective, either learning about Quad Bikes, or Motorcycles, in an agricultural context.
This is a 40-60 credit NZQA course which will teach you how to use vehicles and equipment used on farm. You will gain your NCEA Level 3 in Primary Industry Operational Skills. On completion of this course, you will be able to competently use and maintain small motors, vehicles and specialised equipment used in rural operations. There are plenty of options within the elective modules to design a programme that fits with what you are currently doing or what you want to learn.
This is an 80 credit NZQA course, which teaches the basics in infrastructure by doing projects, and hands on work. You will gain your NCEA Level 2 in Civil Construction. Upon graduation of this course, you will have developed basic skills and knowledge in the civil construction industries. The course covers health and safety, using machinery, communication and more!
This is a 70 credit NCEA course, that will teach you about how to use land in a sustainable way. You will achieve your NZQA level 4 in Sustainable Primary Production. Graduates of this programme will be able to work within environmental sectors, or within the Department of Conservation.
This course is a 70 credit NZQA course, which aims to teach those in junior management positions about setting and achieving production goals. You will gain your NCEA certificate in Agriculture Level 5. Upon graduation, you will have the skills and knowledge to manage agriculture production systems and maximise productivity – these skills are necessary to go into senior management positions. This course has five modules focusing on planning, benchmarking, and performance strategies within an agricultural context.
This is an 80 credit NCEA course, that teaches you how to carry out pest control or monitoring in a rural and/or urban environment. You will achieve your NZQA Level 3 in Pest Operations. Graduates of this course will have the skills and knowledge to be a capable and confident worker within many of the jobs in the pest control sector. Our full course covers both Operations and Monitoring for pest control.
This is an 80 credit NZQA course, which gives you an introduction into the horticulture sector. You will gain your Level 2 NCEA certificate with a vocational pathway in horticulture. Upon graduation, you will have an understanding of various parts of horticulture, that will help you in other courses, or to get a job within the horticulture sector. This course contains modules from learning to sow seeds, to safety procedures to writing and communicating.