Smallholding Management Diploma

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Important information

  • Diploma
  • Distance learning
  • Bangalore
  • 200 hours of study
Description

Module 1 - Introduction to Smallholding Management Module 2 - Building design Module 3 - Livestock selection and Management Part 1 Module 4 - Livestock selection and Management Part 2 Module 5 - Grassland Management Module 6 - Machinery and Equipment Module 7 - Growing Vegetables, Fruit and Flowers Module 8 - Financial Management Module 9 - Marketing and General Management Module 10 - Ethical and Environmental Issues.
Suitable for: The Smallholding Management course is a great starting point for a career as a Farm Manager.

Important information
Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Bangalore
HM Symphony, Kasavanahalli Road, Bangalore, 560035, Karnataka, India
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Frequent Asked Questions

· Requirements

All Students must be 16 years of age or above. Students must have completed 10+2 in any stream or equivalent. The good news is that no prior learning knowledge or experience is essential to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about Smallholding Management and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and study further, so we try to keep our entry requirements to a minimum.

Course programme

Smallholding Management
OLQA & EDL Diploma
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A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain a Professional Diploma in Smallholding Management. Whether you're looking to go on to further education, improve your job prospects or expand your knowledge, distance learning Professional Diploma in Smallholding Management is a flexible and convenient course, which allows you to comprehensively prepare for an exam or career through home study. What's more, because the distance learning Professional Diploma in Smallholding Management course is a fully comprehensive course, no prior knowledge is required.

This Quality Assured Professional Diploma course is aimed at those with an interest in running a smallholding, either in an employment capacity, or simply for pleasure, or to live a self-sufficient lifestyle.

The course will provide students with a sound understanding of all aspects involved with managing your own small hold, ranging from designing the build right through to marketing your service.

COURSE KEY TOPICS
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Module 1 - Introduction to Smallholding Management
Module 2 - Building design
Module 3 - Livestock selection and Management Part 1
Module 4 - Livestock selection and Management Part 2
Module 5 - Grassland Management
Module 6 - Machinery and Equipment
Module 7 - Growing Vegetables, Fruit and Flowers
Module 8 - Financial Management
Module 9 - Marketing and General Management
Module 10 - Ethical and Environmental Issues

HOME STUDY SUPPORT
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You will be provided with comprehensive materials designed to provide you with everything required to complete your course of study. You will have your own personal tutor helping you with your course work and with any questions you may have. Plus you can contact our Student Advisors by email or phone for all the practical advice you may need – so we really are with you 100%.

What's more, you'll have access to the online student portal, where you can interact with other students, browse our resource library and manage your account.

COURSE ASSESSMENT
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When you have completed the programme, your tutor needs to verify that you have worked through all parts of any Workbooks, Activities and Exercises successfully.

100% of the final mark is made up of an online multiple choice exam.

Upon verification of the activities, exercises and assignments, you will be awarded your diploma by OLQA and EDL as confirmation that your written work has met all of the learning outcomes and assessment criteria for the programme.

COURSE DURATION
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We recommended you spend approximately 200 hours of your time studying for the Smallholding Management course. The pace of study is completely up to you. To give an example, if you dedicate 4 hours a week to the course it would take you a year to complete but if you could spare 8 hours a week you could complete it in six months.

Get started today, and you can earn your Professional Diploma in Smallholding Management in as little as six months, or take up to a year, if you prefer – the choice is yours.

HOME STUDY COURSE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
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All Students must be 16 years of age or above. Students must have completed 10+2 in any stream or equivalent.

The good news is that no prior learning knowledge or experience is essential to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about Smallholding Management and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and study further, so we try to keep our entry requirements to a minimum.

You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with full tutor support.

COURSE FEES
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Our aim is to provide you with the best deal available, therefore any registration fee, certification fee and full tutor support is included in the course price for you. The enrolment fee for the Professional Diploma in Smallholding Management home study course is Rs. 46,721, though for a limited time we are offering you the opportunity to pay only Rs. 37,347 which is a 20% discount if you enrol online and pay in full.

You can also opt for our Easy Payment Plan and enrol online today by paying a deposit of Rs. 18,673 and then 4 equal payments of Rs. 6,938 per month. The first instalment is paid about a month after you receive your course.

COURSE QUALIFICATION
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OLQA Level 3 Smallholding Management Diploma
EDL Professional Diploma in Smallholding Management

This is a dual certification course. Successful Learners will be awarded an international qualification from OLQA and a professional diploma from your college EDL. Fees for both are included in the course fee.

A Professional Diploma in Smallholding Management will improve your career opportunities, job prospects and provide a foundation for further education not only in India but in the US, Australia the UK and the rest of Europe.

Accreditation by OLQA is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning programme has been scrutinised and approved by experienced educational professionals and is quality assured by OLQA and EDL

POSSIBLE CAREER PATH
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Farm Manager

Farm managers are employed by farm owners or tenants to make sure the farm runs efficiently and profitably. They may run a whole farm or just part of it, such as an arable (crops) unit. As a farm manager, you could work on one of three main types of farm - livestock (animals), arable (crops) or mixed (animals and crops). Your work would depend partly on the type of farm, but could include: planning the running of the farm setting budget and production targets buying and selling animals or produce keeping financial records and records of livestock and/or crops recruiting, training and supervising staff. On smaller farms, you may do practical farm work, such as looking after livestock, driving tractors and other machinery, and harvesting crops. You could also have responsibility for other activities, for example the farm may have a farm shop, horse riding facilities or provide accommodation for tourists.

WHAT’S INCLUDED
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Your course fee covers everything you will need to successfully complete the Professional Diploma in Smallholding Management home study course and earn your diploma:

1. All textbooks, study folders, and/or online learning aids designed for distance learning.
2. A full range of student services, including:
Tutor marked assessments (TMAs)
Access to the online student portal (Student Chat, Forums and Online Support Resources)
Comprehensive Study Guide & Study Plan
Guide to Effective Study Techniques
How to approach exams without fear
3. An OLQA Quality Assured Diploma upon course completion.
4. An EDL Professional Diploma upon course completion.
5. One year educational support by e-mail, post, or fax.
6. Free postage and packaging.

FURTHER COURSE INFORMATION
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If your course is being delivered online, please ensure you meet the minimum requirements below.

For Windows:
Windows 98, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7 - Acrobat Reader 4.0 and above

For Macintosh:
Mac OS X, Mac OS 9.2 - Acrobat Reader 4.0 and above

From time to time we may enrol our students with our partner sites; this is dependent on the number of students enrolling on a particular course and course material availability. If this happens, nothing changes for you other than the name of the college administering your course. We will continue to be your point of contact; you will get the exact same course you have enrolled on with the same high level of quality content and support.

WHAT TO DO NOW?
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Step One: It's simple - all you need to do now is choose whether you want to pay in instalments or in full and then click on the relevant enrolment button at the top of this page.

Step Two: Once you have selected your payment option to enrol you will be redirected (this can take a few seconds) to our payment page for you to select your payment method and complete your enrolment.

Step Three: Within 10 days your enrolment papers and course materials will be with you. A tutor and a dedicated support advisor will also be allocated to you.

That's it..... Thanks and wishing you the best of luck with your studies.
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Additional information

Comments:

Our aim is to provide you with the best deal available, therefore any registration fee, certification fee and full tutor support is included in the course price for you. The enrolment fee for the Professional Diploma in Smallholding Management home study course is Rs. 46,721, though for a limited time we are offering you the opportunity to pay only Rs. 37,347 which is a 20% discount if you enrol online and pay in full.


Work placements:

Farm Manager


Contact person: Student Support Team