Agriculture is the backbone of New Zealand. If you are interested in this global industry and have a passion for the outdoors and rural life, then start your career with the New Zealand Certificate in Agriculture (Vehicles, Machinery and Infrastructure).
Locations: Palmerston North
Duration: 14 weeks
Dates:12 Feb 2018 – 25 May 2018
Domestic Fees:*$2,197.50Scholarship info
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* Fees are indicative only, and are inclusive of the student services levy and GST (goods and services tax). The fee shown is for one year of study.
Join UCOL to learn the practical competencies required for agricultural employment and further studies within the primary industry sector. The New Zealand Certificate in Agriculture (Vehicles, Machinery and Infrastructure) focuses on health and safety, quads, motorcycles, LUV’s, tractors, water systems, fencing and can lead to multiple job prospects in the pastoral farming industry.
UCOL's New Zealand Certificate in Agriculture (Vehicles, Machinery and Infrastructure) will cover the following:
NCEA Level 1 (including 10 Literacy credits and 10 Numeracy Credits at Level 1) or equivalent.
The New Zealand Certificate in Agriculture (Vehicles, Machinery and Infrastructure) Level 3 comprises 45 credits.
You need to be aware of the physical requirements for operating in the rural workforce. If you have any special needs or requirements, advise the Programme Leader before the programme begins.
Application checklistIt will make the process easier if you prepare the following before you
Note that you will need to provide any verified documents in person, via post or email.
The programme is approved by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority under the provisions of the Education Act 1989, and Universal College of Learning (UCOL) Trading as Universal College of Learning (UCOL) is accredited to teach it.