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Course Description

 

Teagasc Distance Education Green Cert for Non Agricultural Award Holders

  • Courses commencing September 2021 
  • Available to holders of a Level 6 or Higher Major Award Holders in non-agricultural discipline ONLY

Two timetable options available

  • School Holiday option - timetabled around school holidays, mid-term breaks, etc. 
  • Weekend Option - attend college one Saturday or Sunday a month for 18 months 
  • Download your SAMPLE information pack & timetables HERE
  • Course cost €3,100

If you have any queries email mary.oconnor@pallaskenry.com or give us a call on 061393100

Some of the modules we cover on the course are:

Level 5:

  • Farm Business and Technology (5N20377)
  • Farm Safety and Farm Assurance (5N20371)
  • Work Practice (5N1433_CIA5)
  • Soils and the Environment (5N20374)
  • Sheep Husbandry (5N20385)
  • Principles of Agriculture (5N20368)
  • Start Your Own Business (5N1418)
  • Farm Structures (5N20420)
  • Safe Use of Pesticide Products (5N20380)

Level 6:

  • Applied Livestock Breeding (6N3525)
  • Grassland Management (6N20472)
  • Farm Performance Measurement (6N3005)
  • Work Practice (6N1947)
  • Sustainable Farming in the Environment (6N20463)
  • Farm Management and Business Management (6N20462)

 

Sample Weekend Option

class times 8am to 6pm

 
Day 1                         6th March 2021                           
Day 2    15th May 2021  
Day 3    5th June 2021  
Day 4    3rd July 2021  
Day 5    7th August 2021  
Day 6    4th September 2021  
Day 7    2nd October 2021  
Day 8    6th November 2021  
Day 9    4th December 2021  
Day 10    8th January 2022  
Day 11    5th February 2022  
Day 12    5th March 2022  
Day 13    2nd April 2022  
Day 14     7th May 2022  
Day 15    28th May 2022  
Day 16    25th June 2022  
Day 17    23rd July 2022  
Day 18    3rd September 2022  

Duration 18 months

 

 

PLEASE NOTE: REGARDLESS OF WHICH OPTION YOU CHOOSE 

THE NUMBER OF CONTACT HOURS WILL BE THE SAME

 

Sample School Holiday Option

timetable around school holidays only

class times 9am to 4pm

Day 1 to 5        Monday 29th March to Friday 2nd April 2021
Day 6 to 10 Monday 5th July to Friday 9th July 2021
Day 11 to 14 Tuesday 26th October to Friday 29th October 2021
Day 15 & 16  Tuesday 4th & Friday 5th January 2022
Day 17 & 18 Thursday 24th & Friday 25th February 2022
Day 19 to 23 Monday 11th April to Friday 15th April 2022
Day 24 to 27 Monday 4th July to Thursday 7th July 2022

Duration 17 months

From €3,100.00
Level 5
Distance Education (L5&6)
Distance Education