SVQ 3 Agriculture Crops at SCQF level 6

This SVQ in Agriculture develops agricultural skills, with a focus on crop production.

It covers the general knowledge and skills needed within the agricultural industries: promoting, monitoring and maintaining health, safety and security, communicating in a business environment, and maintaining records within the workplace.

It also includes optional Units that cover planting, harvesting, preparing and monitoring crops, working with planting equipment, and livestock.

Learners will develop the skills they need for employment and/or further study, allowing them to more proficient in their role within the agricultural industries.

The Agriculture Crops SVQ 3 is based on the National Occupational Standards (NOS) set and published by the Sector Skills Council for the sector, Lantra.

This qualification is available through employers and training providers.