BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Land-Based Technology

Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care

Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care
Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title Diploma in Land-based Technology (QCF)
Qualification Type National Award (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Part Time

Overview

This course has been developed for students wanting to follow a career in agricultural or horticultural engineering, or who want to progress to further vocational qualifications. One of the most popular aspects of this course is the amount of hands-on practical teaching you will receive.

Details

  • Applying mechanical principles
  • How to use, service and maintain tools and equipment
  • Servicing and maintenance of land-based equipment
  • Material preparation, shaping and assembling
  • Work experience and employability skills
  • English and Maths, as required.

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at grade 3 or D or equivalent, preferably including English and Maths, or a Level 1 qualification in a related subject. One satisfactory reference is also required.

Your next steps...

Bishop Burton College also runs a Level 3 Extended Diploma in Land-Based Technology.