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Course Structure: QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Agriculture

This is a one year full time course.

Total: 120 credits.

Duration: 1 Year Full Time – 29 weeks.


  1. Farm Management: 10 credits
  2. Farm Business Planning: 10 credits
  3. Work Practice: 15 credits
  4. Communications: 15 credits
  5. Farm Performance Management: 5 credits
  6. Applied Livestock Breeding: 5 credits
  7. Beef Management: 15 credits
  8. Sheep Management: 15 credits
  9. Dairy Management: 15 credits
  10. Grass Management: 5 credits
  11. Farm Equipment Fabrication: 10 credits


Delivery of course material will combine a good balance of practical hands-on skills coupled with a sound theoretical understanding of agricultural practices and processes. Learners will undertake twelve weeks of hands-on work placement on an approved progressive farm as well as many interactive visits to agri-related business and industries.


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Entry requirements: Level 5 Certificate in Agriculture

Closing date for applications:  Friday, September 9th 2022.