Telford Certificate in Dairy Knowledge (Level 4)

Southern Institute of Technology

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Entry requirements

Applicants must have achieved either the Telford Certificate in Dairy Knowledge (L2) or a Telford Certificate in Dairy Practice or a National Certificate in Agriculture: Dairy (L3) or have equivalent knowledge.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

To provide learning opportunities for those individuals who want:
* A learning opportunity for people who wish to obtain knowledge of the milk harvesting industry that will consolidate, build on, and refine, the foundation knowledge they have already acquired.
* A learning opportunity that will enable a person to obtain an intermediate level of knowledge that will support personal job promotion and advancement within the dairy industry, providing theoretical knowledge appropriate to an assistant herd manager position.
* A learning opportunity that will enable study to occur at a time, pace and place that suits an employee working at an intermediate level in the milk harvesting industry.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Agriculture at this level can earn:


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Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Whangarei Agricultural & Pastoral Society Scholarship

Provided by:

Whangarei Agricultural & Pastoral Society - Administration



$2,500 per annum

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The Alexander and Gladys Shepherd Scholarships Trust

Provided by:

Perpetual Guardian - Apply ONLINE



$5,000 grant each.

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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

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Phone: (03) 211 2699
Fax: (03) 214 4977

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