Work-based Agriculture (0097)

Last Updated: 26 Jan 2015
These qualifications provide a progression route into managing an agricultural enterprise and develop all the skills and knowledge you need to be effective in that role. It is suitable for those working with livestock and with crops. It can also be used as CPD assessments for the industry. This qualification is part of the apprenticeship framework.
These qualifications are aimed at either managers or supervisors of an agricultural enterprise. It covers both livestock and crops.
Available to deliver in the following:
  • England
  • Wales
  • Scotland
  • Northern Ireland

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General Information

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

You will cover essential business management knowledge skills and can specialise in livestock or crop production.

You will learn on the job in the work environment and complete a portfolio of evidence.

Is this level right for me?

Level 4
You are working with livestock or in crop production, probably in a supervisory role. You have probably completed an appropriate Level 3 qualification. You are looking to take the next step into management - or perhaps start your own business.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

These qualifications can help you to progress in a management role within livestock or crop production.

What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?

To deliver these qualifications you will need qualified assessors - you can train internal members of staff or recruit specially.

You will also need suitable facilities to carry out the required training to enable learners to achieve industry standards.

To find all the requirements for assessment and delivery, download the qualification handbook.

Centres currently offering the NPTC Level 4 NVQ in Agricultural Management (0133) can gain fast-track approval.

Learners must be 18 or over and ideally should hold a Level 3 qualification in the relevant area.

Level 4

This level is ideal if you are working with livestock or in crop production, probably in a supervisory role. You probably have completed an appropriate Level 3 qualification. You are looking to take the next step into management - or perhaps start your own business.

There are six qualifications available:

  • Level 4 Award in Work-based Agricultural Management (Livestock)
  • Level 4 Award in Work-based Agricultural Management (Crop Production)
  • Level 4 Certificate in Work-based Agricultural Management (Livestock)
  • Level 4 Certificate in Work-based Agricultural Management (Crop Production)
  • Level 4 Diploma in Work-based Agricultural Business Management
  • Level 4 Diploma in Work-based Agricultural Business Management (unit route).

Depending on the route chosen, these qualifications contain agricultural management units, as well as livestock or crop production units.  For a full list of units, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

These qualifications can help you to progress in a management role within livestock or crop production.

Level 4 Award in Work-based Agricultural Management (Livestock) (QCF) (0097-40)

Last Registration Date: 31 Aug 2014

Level 4 Award in Work-based Agricultural Management (Livestock) (QCF)

  • Accreditation No: 600/2787/3 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit Based Qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 10 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 9 - 12 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/08/2016 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 4 Certificate in Work-based Agricultural Management (Livestock) (0097-41)

Last Registration Date: 31 Aug 2017

Level 4 Certificate in Agricultural Management (Livestock) (QCF)

  • Accreditation No: 600/2788/5 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit Based Qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 20 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 18 - 96 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/08/2020 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 4 Award in Work-based Agricultural Management (Crop Production) (QCF) (0097-42)

Last Registration Date: 31 Aug 2014

Level 4 Award in Work-based Agricultural Management (Crop Production) (QCF)

  • Accreditation No: 600/2787/3 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit Based Qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 10 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 9 - 12 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/08/2016 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 4 Certificate in Work-based Agricultural Management (Crop Production) (QCF) (0097-43)

Last Registration Date: 31 Aug 2014

Level 4 Certificate in Work-based Agricultural Management (Crop Production) (QCF)

  • Accreditation No: 600/2788/5 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit Based Qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 20 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 18 - 96 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/08/2016 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 4 Diploma in Work-based Agricultural Business Management (QCF) (0097-44)

Last Registration Date: 31 Aug 2017

Level 4 Diploma in Work-based Agricultural Business Management (QCF)

  • Accreditation No: 600/2842/7 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit Based Qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 82 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 203 - 221 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/08/2020 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

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