National Certificate: Plant Production
Qualification No: 49010 | NQF 5 | 142 Credits
The National Certificate in Plant Production will equip students with focused knowledge and skills in primary crop production. During the course, students can specialise in various agronomic and horticultural production systems. Additional course content, designed by key industry role players, is included to ensure students are exposed to the latest in industry developments.
Upon successful completion of the National Certificate: Plant Production, students can enrol for a National Diploma in Plant Production NQF 5.
- Grade 11, with basic literacy in English on Level 3 (40%)
- Communication at NQF Level 2
- Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 2
- Agricultural activities at NQF 3
The blended training model allows students to complete theoretical modules online and practical sessions on a local farm – reducing time spent away from work.
Students can also attend relevant additional i3A courses at one of our associated academies. These course credits will contribute towards their qualification.
Possible Career Opportunities
- Junior Farmer
- Farm Supervisor
- Enrol for Further Diploma Studies
Which option suits you best?
Monthly Payment Option:
|Monthly debit order (10 months)||N$2,650|
Biannual Payment Option:
|After registration: 50% deposit||N$12,455|
|At the start of the second term: (outstanding balance)||N$12,455|
Annual Payment Option:
|Full-year payment including registration||N$26,910|
The Cost includes:
- Access to i3A Online Campus
- Practical Training support
- All Assessments
The cost excludes:
- Accommodation/meals during practical sessions
- Transport to the training venue
|Cluster 1: Communication in the workplace||20|
|Cluster 2: Business Numeracy||40|
|Cluster 3: Crop management practices||46|
|Cluster 4: Crop production||36|