The course combines classwork with training in management and practical
skills. It is geared to meet the needs of modern farming.
There is no minimum qualification for entry to the course.
Applicants must be at least 17 years of age on October 1st, in the year
Substantial grants to cover tuition and accommodation are available
for all College courses.
Courses are normally advertised in May each year.
Selection of students by interview and/or written test
takes place in June.
Applications should be made to the College of your choice.
Eligibility and other details are available from
any Teagasc Office, from Colleges or from:
The Education Division
19 Sandymount Avenue
The courses offered by Teagasc are as follows:
Certificate in Farming Programmes