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Agriculture Level 3 (Farm Mechanisation Pathway)


Designed to prepare you for a career in one of the UK's most vital industries - Agricultural food production. In Year 1 learners will acquire a broad knowledge of all the issues relating to agriculture and the skills required. In Year 2 students then specialise in one of three pathways including Farm Mechanisation listed below.


*Please note that Farm Mechanisation can be studied as a two year programme and is available at York Only

Year 1 (All Students)

  • Livestock
  • Crops
  • Estate Skills
  • Machinery
  • Plant and Soil Science
  • Grassland and forage production
  • AgriBusiness

Click through for Agriculture Level 3 Full programme

Year 2 (Farm Mechanisation)

  • Land-based power units, repair and operations
  • Workshop practice
  • ATV and rough terrain forklift operations
  • Spreaders and sprayers
  • Repair cultivation, drilling and harvesting machinery
  • Business planning

Click through for alternative Year 2 Level 3 Pathways in Livestock or Arable

For the full digital course guide click here

Entry Requirements

See Agriculture Level 3 Course Listing here

Further Study

See Agriculture Level 3 Course Listing here

Askham Bryan College,
Askham Bryan,
YO23 3FR
01904 772277