Aeres MBO Certificate Higher Technology Course Pig production

The Aeres MBO Certificate Higher Technology Course Pig production covers all relevant topics and experience in theory and practice related to pig production.

For whom?

  • Students with a Higher vocational diploma in agriculture
  • University students
  • Pig farm workers and staff
  • Application deadline: September 2020
  • Language: English (IELTS 4.5)
  • Supervised learning hours: 720
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Tuition fee: Price: Not yet available


3 months of theory and practical classes. 1 month of practical training at certified pig training farm.
All main aspects of pig production with a focus on:

  • Pig Nutrition
  • Pig Breeding
  • Estate skills
  • Housing systems
  • Pig industry experience
  • Pig business management
  • Animal health control Pig production


  • In order to enrol for a programme at Aeres MBO, it is important that you are at least 18 years old en that your English language skills are sufficiently developed. All programmes longer than three months require at least IELTS 4.5. This is an average language level according to the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).