Animal Production: SAQA 48976

 

The purpose of this qualification is to allow Junior Personnel and elected candidated to progress towards a position of farm laboures (operators) with specific reference to Animal Production.

Learners will have the necessary competence to participate as part of a working team, performing the agricultural processes as applicable to animal production in an established and familiar context under general supervision.

Learners will be able to perform directed activities and take responsibility for the guiding others at lower level within an Animal Production context.

Learners will be able to take responsible decisions within a familiar range based on a sound understanding of the basic principles of agri-business and good agricultural practices, in meeting the set objectives and targets within the broader farm plan which includes the economical application of general resources, agricultural production and technical knowledge and skills, all in an Animal Production context.

 

Learners will be enabled to actively participate in the Primary Agricultural Sector through the production of quality agricultural products, enhancing the overall agricultural process and gain opportunities to access local, national and international agricultural markets.

This qualification will allow qualifying learners to become economically active in farming practices that will have a direct impact on Local Economic Development through the production of food, the improvement of household food security and access to mainstream agriculture.

Finally, Learners will be able to guide and direct others in terms of the implementation of smaller development projects within an Animal Production context.

 

Contact Details
Contact: Amphi SA
Course Details

Unit Standard: 

SAQA Qualification 48976

NQF Level: 

Level 2

Credits: 

120

Course Delivery Method: 

E-learning E-learning

Blended Blended

In Class In Class

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