National Certificate: Animal Production

COURSE OVERVIEW

The purpose of this qualification is to allow new entrants access to the Primary Agricultural Sector with specific reference to Animal Production. The contexualised purpose and usage of the qualification is as follows:

  • A learner assessed against this qualification will have the necessary competence to participate as part of a working team, performing the agricultural processes as applicable to animal production in a closely defined context and under close supervision.
  • Competency will be gained in any of the specialized sub-fields of Animal Production as specified under Areas Of Specialization (i.e. Small stock, Large Stock, Dairy Production, Aqua Culture, etc.)

PROGRAMME OUTLINE:

  1. Apply basic agricultural enterprise selection principles
  2. Apply basic food safety practices
  3. Apply basic human resource management principles and practices applicable in an agricultural environment
  4. Apply elementary farm layout and infrastructure
  5. Apply standard animal feeding procedures

 

 TYPE OF PROGRAMME

  • Part-time
  • Full time

DURATION

Further Education and Training Certificate: 18-24 Months

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Learner is required to have a minimum Grade 10.
  • Must able to speak and write in English.

LEARNER MATERIAL

All learning material included in tuition fee.

PRICING

Enquire at Eskilz College for pricing structure. or email [email protected]

CAREER PATH

  • Beef Cattle Farmer
  • Egg Farmer
  • Animal Production Manager
  • Assistant to Veterinary Specialists

CERTIFICATION

On successful completion of course, the learner will receive a certificate

DISCLAIMER

The information provided may vary or change at the discretion of Eskilz College. Eskilz College will formally notify learners of any changes or variations.

Contact Details

Contact Person: 

Kavisha Hurbans
Contact: Eskilz College
Course Details

NQF Level: 

Level 1

Course Delivery Method: 

E-learning E-learning

In Class In Class

Distance Distance

Presented Presented Courses

Course Duration: 

18-24 Months

Cost: 

Enquire at Eskilz College or email [email protected]

Course fee Includes: 

Enquire at Eskilz College