BTEC Certificate level 3 Pig production

The study for a BTEC level 3 certificate covers relevant operational topics and experience in theory and practice related to pig production. The certificate supports and refreshes your Pig production knowledge and strengthens your skills in order to make you a successful applicant for a job as Pig 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
  • Pig 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


8 weeks of theory and practical classes.

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

  • Pig Nutrition and Reproduction
  • Animal health control Pig production
  • Pig Breeding