Find out more about the AGCO Apprenticeship scheme at Coleg Cambria Llysfasi.

Level 3 Technical Advanced Extended Diploma in Agricultural Engineering

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Course Content

Equivalent to 3 A levels, course modules are varied with a wide range of information including Health and Safety, the repair of a wide range of Agricultural machinery, workshop practices, engines, electronics, services, repair and diagnosis of hydraulic and transmission systems.

The course delivers both the theoretical and practical based sessions at our industry standard training facilities.

Course Length

Approximately 36 weeks in college on a block release programme. This enables work-based learning and experience to be gained whilst working at your AGCO dealership.

The college blocks are at Coleg Cambria Llysfasi near Ruthin, North Wales. Enhancements include additional bespoke technical product training with AGCO, delivered at AGCO’s training centre or at the college.

Entry Requirements

5 GCSE’s at grade 4 or C’s in English and Maths + 3 others or equivalent. Students with grade D in English and/or Maths would be considered depending on grade profiles and practical experience. Applicants who have not attained these levels should still apply as you may be working at the correct levels. Level 2 Diploma in Agricultural Engineering at High Merit/Distinction.

Qualifications Gained

You will receive a range of qualifications as part of your learning programme. These include:

• Level 3 Technical Advanced Extended Diploma in Land-based Engineering.

• Agricultural Engineering skills challenge Baccalaureate.

• Essential skills in Numeracy, Literacy and IT.

• Additional non/legislative qualifications may include telescopic handler, abrasive wheels, FLT, first aid and welding etc.

• AGCO training accreditation.

• AGCO online training.

Next Steps

During your apprenticeship you will be eligible to register with the LTA. On completion of the first LTA curricular including the apprenticeship, you can request your transfer to LTA intermediate status.

How do I Apply?

Click here to find out more and to register your interest for the AGCO Apprenticeship scheme at Coleg Cambria Lysfasi. 

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