Certificate in General Farm Skills

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Programme Overview


Do you think a career in farming might be right for you?
Are you a lifestyle block owner? Or do you want to upskill for your current job? 

This programme allows you to develop very specific skills commonly used within the rural sector, such as quad bikes, fencing, motorbikes, chainsaws, health and safety, and more. Once you have completed this programme you will have demonstrated the ability to be safe, efficient and consistent while using this range of agricultural equipment. 

The Certificate in General Farm Skills is available at several sites including UCOL’s Manfeild Park training centre in Feilding. The programme involves practical hands-on learning at a number of rural properties throughout the Manawatu.

Download Certificate in General Farm Skills Flyer


Programme delivered by:




Please contact Taratahi for all enrolment enquiries.


Contact Taratahi on 0800 037 449. ​​​​


Please note the programme is now available at UCOL's Manfield Park training centre in Feilding and other appropriate delivery sites.​


Programme Fact Sheet

Certificate in General Farm Skills Fact Sheet


Programme Certificate in General Farm Skills - Level 3
Study Options / Duration Full-time , 12 weeks
Campuses Manfeild Park Feilding

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Flexible start dates throughout 2015.



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Other Programme Costs
UCOL has an Admission and Conversation process to make sure you are studying at a level you are prepared for. The aim is to help you find the right level of study and educational pathway for you to succeed at UCOL. For more information please download and read the UCOL Admission Guide.

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