The Foundation Agriculture Apprenticeship is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge required to carry out your job role and support future progression within the sector. You will be employed and receive at least the minimum apprenticeship wage, attend college on a day release basis and should achieve the Level 2 Apprenticeship Framework within the agreed timescale.
- Level 2 Diploma in Work-based Agriculture
- Essential Skills Wales Communication Level 1
- Essential Skills Wales Application of Number Level 1
- Employment Rights and Responsibilities
This apprenticeship reflects the range of jobs within Agriculture, covering both arable and livestock enterprises. It provides an entry route into the sector as a general farm worker. There are many different types of jobs; you can work on an arable and/or livestock farm as a farm worker looking after sheep, cows and pigs and/or growing crops. The type of work varies from season to season.
These programmes are part financed by the European Social Fund through the Welsh Government.