New Zealand Certificate in Organic Primary Production

Primary Industry Training Organisation

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 implement and monitor a production plan relevant to either crop production or livestock production activities in an organic primary production operation.

This qualification is ideally suited to learners who are experienced workers in the organic primary industry sector.

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 sectors will benefit by having staff with the skills and knowledge to contribute to more efficient and effective operations.

Graduates will be able to work in a self-managed capacity and may have some responsibility for the performance of others.

What graduates earn

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

$48,000

Median earnings one year after study

$51,000

Median earnings two years after study

$56,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

75%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Wakatū Tertiary Education Scholarship

Provided by:

Wakatu Incorporation New Zealand

Website:

http://www.wakatu.org/tertiary-education-scholarships-form/

Value:

Fees and Books

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Ballance Agri-Nutrients Scholarship

Provided by:

Ballance Agri-Nutrients Ltd - HR Assistant

Website:

http://www.ballance.co.nz/Our-CoOp/Our-Community/Scholarships

Value:

$4000 per annum

Read more

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 691 111
Phone: (08) 00 20 80 20
Fax: (04) 801 9626
Email: info@primaryito.ac.nz
Web: http://www.primaryito.ac.nz

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

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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