Level: QLS Level 3
Gain a detailed understanding of organic livestock farming, how to convert to organic production and:
This course teaches the principles and techniques of organic livestock farming. You will study topics including how to convert to organic production and meet the standards criteria; the importance of manure and rotational systems; feeding organic stock; housing standards; disease prevention; and marketing organic meat.
Your first set of course materials will be sent to you when you enrol. You can start as soon as you want and progress through the course at your own pace, studying when and where you choose.
This flexibility makes it easy to fit learning around work and family commitments.
The extensive course materials have been developed by organic farming experts and are clear and straightforward, so your studying is easy and enjoyable. As you complete each lesson, your tutor will promptly return your marked assignment with constructive feedback and guidance. (You can also contact your tutor or the support team for help at any point during your studies.)
The course includes all the required study materials.
There is no formal examination. On successful completion you will be awarded an HCC Certificate and the Certificate of Achievement at QLS Level 3. You have 2 years to complete the course.