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Qualification: Assistant farmer (no legal status)

Assistant farmer (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Candidates will be able to:

  • plan, organise and prepare own work,
  • make rational use of energy, material and time,
  • protect health and the environment,
  • communicate with co-workers,
  • prepare soil,
  • plant and tend crops, seedlings and permanent plantations under instruction and participate in the cultivation and tending of permanent plantations,
  • harvest and store crops,
  • perform basic barn maintenance, tend animals and participate in animal husbandry in pastures,
  • prepare animal and plant products for processing and sale.

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Candidates demonstrate attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.

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  • Completed basic education and
  • driving licence category F.

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VALIDATION

During the counselling process, the candidate prepares a portfolio. The relevant committee assesses the portfolio and recognises the catalogue content in part or full. If the committee is unable to recognise all catalogue content, it assigns tasks to the candidate for verification. 

VERIFICATION METHOD

Service with an oral presentation.

 

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Providers of procedures for identifying and validating national vocational qualifications are entered in a register of providers maintained in the relevant database of the National Reference Point for Occupational Qualifications. Providers include: vocational schools, companies, inter-company training centres, adult education centres and chambers of commerce.

NQF Level: 
3
Access requirements: 
  • Completed basic education and
  • driving licence category F.
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Candidates demonstrate attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.