This course is designed for people working in the agricultural industry in regions where grassland is a significant crop and user of land. The course will be geared toward farmers, farm staff and employees of the crop protection industry and for field, sales and technical staff whose job is primarily linked to advice, sales and support for the dairy and livestock production regions. Those already holding a BASIS Certificate would find this course useful as a means of broadening knowledge into a wider agricultural scene beyond arable farming.
Harper Adams would like to point out that due to time and timetabling constraints, candidates joining the Certificate in Crop Protection (Grassland and Forage Crops) course will not be taught any of the factors involved in an Integrated Crop Management (ICM) programme. However, questions on ICM are included in the examination.We therefore advise candidates to attend an ICM course prior to taking the examination.
As a result of this course, participants will be able to:
For more detailed information about the syllabus please refer to the BASIS website:www.basis-reg.com
A successful candidate will qualify for the BASIS Certificate in Crop Protection (Grassland and Forage Crops). This course also accrues 30 Continuing Professional Development points.
£1200.00 (tuition only)
Examination fee: £440.00 *
Lunch and beverages: £20.50 per day
Full residential: £76.50 per day
* may increase slightly July 2023