BTEC Firsts Agriculture (2010)

Here you’ll find support for teaching and studying BTEC Firsts in Agriculture. Through a combination of practical experience and written assignments, these vocational qualifications provide level 2 learners with the knowledge, skills and understanding needed for a career in the sector.

Units offered include land-based business, machinery operation, estate maintenance, crop production and animal husbandry. 

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Specification

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BTEC Firsts in Agriculture specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC First
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Certificate in Agriculture
Level:
Level 2
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
90
Total Qualification Time (TQT):
150
Qualification number (QN):
500/9933/4
Eligible for funding in England for:
Pre-16 (EFA funding), 16-18 (EFA funding)
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • Tue Dec 31 13:05:00 GMT 2019
Last registration:
  • Tue Dec 31 10:13:50 GMT 2019
Final certification:
  • Thu Dec 31 10:14:01 GMT 2020

BTEC Firsts in Agriculture specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC First
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Agriculture
Level:
Level 2
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
180
Total Qualification Time (TQT):
300
Qualification number (QN):
500/9932/2
Eligible for funding in England for:
Pre-16 (EFA funding), 16-18 (EFA funding), 19-23 Level 2 and 3 entitlement (SFA funding)
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • Tue Dec 31 10:37:00 GMT 2019
Last registration:
  • Tue Dec 31 10:15:31 GMT 2019
Final certification:
  • Thu Dec 31 10:15:41 GMT 2020

BTEC Firsts in Agriculture specification
Download PDF | 1.0 MB
Qualification type:
BTEC First
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Agriculture
Level:
Level 2
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
360
Total Qualification Time (TQT):
600
Qualification number (QN):
500/9547/X
Eligible for funding in England for:
Pre-16 (EFA funding), 16-18 (EFA funding), 19-23 Level 2 and 3 entitlement (SFA funding), 19+ Local flexibility (SFA funding)
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • Tue Dec 31 10:41:00 GMT 2019
Last registration:
  • Tue Dec 31 10:16:15 GMT 2019
Final certification:
  • Thu Dec 31 10:16:25 GMT 2020

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BTEC Firsts in Agriculture can help you take your first steps towards a career in farming. You'll learn essential skills such as growing crops, keeping farm animals such as sheep and cattle, driving tractors and operating machinery.

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