New Zealand Certificate in Organic Primary Production

Southern Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

None.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the organic primary industry sector with graduates who have the skills and knowledge to assist with a range of core tasks relevant to production.

This qualification is targeted at learners who have some general experience in the organic primary industry sector who want to further develop their skills and knowledge in organic primary production.

Learners will benefit by having an organic production qualification within a training pathway that recognises progression through the primary industry, as well as increased skills and knowledge acquisition to enable improved employment performance.

The organic primary industry sector will benefit by having staff that are able to carry out organic production tasks in a safe, appropriate, and effective manner.

Graduates will be able to work under limited supervision.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies at this level can earn:

$29,000

Median earnings one year after study

$35,000

Median earnings two years after study

$42,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

51%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Harwood Farm Trust

Provided by:

MCI & Associates Ltd

Website:

http://www.harwoodfarmtrust.co.nz/index.php/scholarships

Value:

Between $500 - $2000 Exact amounts to be determined in each case by the Trustees.

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Lawson Robinson Hawke’s Bay Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington

Website:

http://www.showgroundshb.co.nz/admin/uploads/file/2019-lawrob-scholarship2.pdf

Value:

$3000 (incl GST), payable towards their course fees.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 478 839
Phone: (03) 211 2699
Fax: (03) 214 4977
Email: info@sit.ac.nz
Web: http://www.sit.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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