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

Programme:

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

Q&A

  • BTEC Nationals (Business and Technology Education Council) are career-based qualifications designed to give students the skills they need to move on to higher education or go straight into employment. More employers and Higher Education institutions than ever before are choosing BTEC-qualified candidates for their academic and practical knowledge and skills.

    • International Qualification Program (from the UK)
    • 103 countries recognize BTEC credits
    • Recognized by over 200 universities worldwide
    • 1.3 million students per year
    • Better Job Opportunities
    • Access to Higher Education
    • Practical approach
    • Learning by Doing!
    • Modular system
    • Teamwork
  • 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). www.ielts.org.