Module: Skills Training

Module details

  • Module code

    OYFC8
  • Module leader

    Mike Draper
  • Module Level

    3
  • Module credits

    15
  • Min study time

    120 hours
  • Contact hrs

    60 hours
  • Teaching Period

    October - June

Module content

This training includes transferable skills and competencies, such as technical writing, sourcing and using references correctly, ICT skills and CV writing. You will also be given the opportunity to develop your practical farming skills and learn to identify your own training needs in order to meet the challenges of the future.

In order to complete this module you will need to complete the mandatory courses below.

  • Tractor Operation
  • PA1
  • Health and Safety in Agriculture
  • Emergency First Aid at Work
  • Manual Handling
  • Cattle Handling

Module outcomes

To achieve credit for this module, students must be able to:

Complete the mandatory training courses

Assessment

Assessment Description Weighting
Coursework Pass / Fail - Mandatory Courses Completed 100%

Key texts

Lantra or approved training provision course guides shall support all training courses.