Agriculture: Level 2

Agriculture Level 2 is currently taught at John McGlashan College. Entry into the course is subject to approval and availability of space.

Course Content

  • An understanding of agriculture and horticulture practices and systems.
  • An understanding of the natural environment
  • An appreciation of the importance of management, planning and decision making.


Students will sit a number of practical and theoretical tests, some will be open and others closed.

A selection of relevant unit standards will also be chosen from Agribusiness Training and other providers, at Level 2, including theory and practical components: Chainsaws, Chemical Handling, Fencing.

Acceptance into a John McGlashan College course is at the discretion of Senior Management, in consultation with relevant HODs. Students need to have good time management skills. A contribution towards the cost of transport and field trips may be billed to students' accounts.

Agriculture Level 2 2023