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Livestock Unit Technician

Level 3

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Key Info

Learning Area   Agriculture & Countryside Management
Delivery Mode   Work-based
Duration   12-18 months. Course is being run one day a fortnight at college with a review/one to one slot between weeks. This course will run from 09:15 to 16:30
Course Code   13722-BIC,13722-BIC-00


Dates & Locations

Course Type   Apprenticeship
Location   Bicton College
Start Date   As required


Course Type   Apprenticeship
Location   Bicton College
Start Date   As required

This exciting new apprenticeship standard is to prepare you for operationally managing livestock related tasks on the farm and develop business productivity and efficiency. This apprenticehip will be a mixture of college and online delivery with farm visits incoroparated in the programme. You will come away with expanded knowledge, skills and behaviours in the running of a livestock unit.

Start Time: 9.15am - End Time: 4.30pm

  What You Will Learn

The apprenticeship covers animal health and welfare from conception and birth through to the customer and to support business productivity. Learners will make key decisions on a day-to-day basis to ensure the protection of their own and health and safety of others. This includes ensuring the standards of cross compliance, farm assurance, biosecurity and infrastructure security are met.

The role will include the safe use and maintenance of farm vehicles, including the equipment used for transporting or producing feed. The individual will be required to understand, record and meet the business Key Performance Indicators that are set out by the employer.

  Entry Requirements

Grade 4 or Functional Skills L2 in English and Maths

  Assessment

End Point Assessment of Multiple Choice, Professional Discussion and Practical Assessment

  Progression

Progress onto a L4 programme and/or employment

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