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Level 2

Stage 2 – Modern applications of digital technology within livestock husbandry


This exciting course offers opportunity to develop your understanding of the different technologies and practices within livestock husbandry.

You will gain an insight into the impact and the efficiencies that the technologies provide to the industry and the improved welfare as a result of these practices.

Module 1:

Improving livestock rearing through advanced digital technology

Module 2:

Robotics in Agriculture:

Introduction in to drones and remotely operated machinery with classroom based activities into how the technology will interact with one and another and basic coding. Preparing the industry for future technology on animal health monitoring and autonomous tractors

Module 3:

Data interpretation and analysis


Anyone interested in:

  • New Technologies used in farming
  • Livestock husbandry
  • Animal Welfare
  • General Farming
  • Anyone interested in studying Agriculture or working within the sector

*FREE* Online short courses

Make the most of these extraordinary times and gain a nationally-recognised qualification. A short online course is a significant first step to improving your skills and achieving your career goals.

Financial support

The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.

How to apply

Once you have created an account, you can easily apply to your chosen course and track the status of your application at any time.


Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2


Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.


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