R9 500.00 p/m*

2-year National Diploma in Animal Production │ Agri Skills Agricultural Training Centre (Cullinan Farm)

A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE

Agri Skills Transfer has been offering agricultural National Diploma courses since 2012 on a distance learning basis.  We realised that the ultimate way forward will be to have an agricultural training facility where students have the best of both (training & practical contact sessions combined with workplace experience).  Our Cullinan Farm Training Centre has been up and running for 5 years. We are extremely excited about the amazing learning experiences that we offer to our learners.

Live, work, and study full time on our Cullinan farm. This course includes 6 short courses.

AT A GLANCE

  • 2-Year National Diploma in Animal Production.
  • SAQA ID 49011 (NQF 5).
  • AgriSETA Accredited.
  • Requires Matric Certificate (conditions apply).
  • All course material is in English.
  • In-person & online theory via a Learner Management System.
  • Mentor support.
  • Practical on our Cullinan Farm for 1st year only.
  • Learners must find their own practical site for the 2nd year.
  • Accommodation (dormitory style), laundry, and 2 meals included (weekdays only).
  • Start date: 12 February 2024.

COURSE MODULES

The 2-year national diploma in animal production consists of the following modules:

Module 1: Planning a farming enterprise.

Module 2: Business and management practices.

Module 3: Animal nutrition and health.

Module 4: Animal production and harvesting.

Module 5: Mathematics and data collection.

Module 6: Communication.

You can view the full breakdown of the unit standards for this course by clicking here.

INCLUDED IN THE COURSE FEES

The following are included in the full time animal production diploma course fees:

  • All course material.
  • Practical from 19/02/2024 – 13/12/2024.
  • Break between semester 1 & 2: 14 June to 9 July 2024 (three weeks).
  • Accommodation from 19/02/2024 to 14/06/2024 & 09/07/2024 to 13/12/2024.
  • Meals (3 meals per day, Monday to Friday, weekends excluded).
  • Various short courses to the value of R22 500.00.

Please note that accommodation, meals, & laundry is only for the 1st year of studies. Learners are responsible to find their own practical site for their 2nd year.

FEES & PAYMENT

  • Fees can be paid as a once off payment.
  • *A payment plan is available (conditions apply).
  • Download the brochure below for more details.

QUICK CONTACT FORM

Complete the quick contact form below and ask us your questions or request more information about our courses.

Full Time ND Animal Production Contact Form