BTEC Certificate level 3 Dairy production

The programme for a BTEC Certificate level 3 covers relevant operational topics and experience in theory and practice related to dairy production. The certificate supports and refreshes your dairy knowledge and strengthens your skills in order to make you a successful applicant for a job as Dairy farm manager/ worker. Moreover, the certificate offers you the opportunity to continue your studies to gain a full BTEC Diploma in the Netherlands or abroad.

For whom?

  • Students with a Higher vocational diploma in agriculture
  • University students
  • Dairy farm workers and staff
  • Application deadline: August 2020
  • Language: English (IELTS 4.5)
  • Supervised learning hours: 180
  • Duration: 2 months
  • Number of credits: 30 ECTS
  • Tuition fee: Price: Not yet available


5 weeks of theory and practical classes.

A total of 3 units (modules) will be taught, with a focus on

  • Nutrition dairy cattle for different groups and production stadia
  • Breeding dairy cattle
  • Dairy health Management
  • Production control