Teagasc Distance Education Green Cert for Non Agricultural Award Holders

  • Courses commencing spring 2021
  • Available to holders of a Level 6 or Higher Major Award Holders in non-agricultural discipline ONLY
  • School Holiday option - timetabled around  school holidays, mid term breaks etc. 
  • Saturday only option - attend college one Saturday a month for 18 months
  • Sample timetables below
  • Timetable for the entire duration of the course included in the information pack
  • Download a sample information pack here
  • If you have any queries give us a call on 061393100 
  • Course cost €3,100

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)

School Holiday Option

attend college during school holidays,

mid-term breaks etc.

Day 1 & 2         Thursday 29th & Friday 30th October 2020
Day 3 & 4 Monday 4th & Tuesday 5th January 2021
Day 5 & 6 Thursday 18th & Friday 19th February 2021

Day 7 to 11

Monday 29th March to Friday 2nd April 2021

Day 12 to 16

Monday 5th to Friday 9th July 2021

Day 17 to 20

Tuesday 26th to Friday 29th October 2021

Day 21 & 22 Tuesday 4th & Wednesday 5th January 2022   

Day 23 to 27

Monday 11th to Friday 15th April 2022

Duration 18 Months

 

Saturday Only Option

attend college on Saturdays - draft timetable below  

  • Class times 8am to 6pm

 
Day 1                         13th March 2021                           
Day 2    10th April 2021  
Day 3    15th May 2021  
Day 4    12th June 2021  
Day 5    3rd July 2021  
Day 6    7th August 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   6th August 2022  

Duration 17 months

 

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