We offer great courses for anyone interested in starting out their career in farming and agriculture! You will learn about farming, fencing and machinery skills to be able to assist in the management of all aspects of the farming operation.
Throughout the year you’ll study sheep, beef, dairy and deer farming systems, and undertake work experience and field trips to a variety of different farms. Many students are offered employment as a result of their work experience.
This programme is ideal for people an interest in the health and handling of large animals from a veterinary perspective. Rural Veterinary Technicians (RVT) graduates are qualified to enter employment as rural veterinary technicians, farmers, scientists and stock managers of large animals such as horses, cattle, deer, goats, alpaca etc.
Telford offers small classes with a hands-on training emphasis. Students develop their skills on the Telford farm and gain practical experience with vets in the surrounding areas. This equips graduates with industry best-practice knowledge and skills.
Our Equine focused courses will teach you about the stabling, care and exercise of horses in the Sporthorse industry. You will also learn how to safely and effectively carry out activities involving vehicles, machinery and infrastructure with a special focus on equipment used in the equine industry.
Students complete theory and practical training most days in addition to handling and riding a range of horses.