New Zealand has a world-class agricultural industry, with a reputation for its leading edge technological and scientific practices. We’ve taken the best traditional farming methods, underpinned them with the latest thinking and best practice, to develop the most comprehensive, practical and relevant, apprenticeship style primary industry training.
We put every trainee through our RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning) assessment system. So any experience and the stuff you already know can fast-track you through parts of your diploma. Then we get on with giving you experience and knowledge in the things you don’t know. We call this training to the gaps.
If you’re a school leaver, or a young person wanting to move into agricultural – start here. The next step is a Diploma in Agriculture. It doesn’t matter if you grew up in Epsom or Outram, with the right attitude, we can develop your career in the primary sector.
With some of the most fertile and well managed land in the world, our farms contribute billions of dollars of produce and crops for consumption by the domestic and international markets. Gain the skill and experience across all disciplines needed to feed the world.
The world continues to want more and more of the high quality lamb, beef and venison products we produce. This meat contributes significantly to our GDP – get in, get your hands dirty, learn and do everything you need to be successful in the livestock farming sector.
Diary in New Zealand goes from strength to strength. Become part of this multi billion dollar industry. In this diploma you’ll get the relevant knowledge and skills to work in this dynamic industry. More importantly – you will get the hands on experience.
Practical, relevant and applied learning which provides you with the core skills to manage an agricultural farming business. From the hands on farming practices, financial literacy, plus fundamental people and business management skills.
Looking for a career change? On farms, in food production facilities, factories and horticultural businesses – rural businesses need people NOW! This two week course gives you the foundation skills to make a career change – regardless of your age or previous experience.
We’re growing tomorrow’s farmers today!