Training for Work Courses

Level 3 Agriculture (Vehicles, Machinery, Infrastructure)

New Zealand Certificate in Agriculture (Vehicles, Machinery, Infrastructure) Level 3

The demand for workers in the Agriculture sector is real. If you are starting out - our level 3 programme will give you the training to safely operate the most commonly used farm vehicles and machinery as well as the fencing skills agriculture workplaces need - before you enter the industry. 15 weeks, full time 9.00 - 3.00pm Mon - Fri

The programme includes rural workplace health and safety, the safe operation of farm vehicles and machinery, how to service, repair and maintain a range of agricultural machinery and a variety of fencing skills. You will also grow your literacy, numeracy and communication skills, try out work placements and develop your employability skills to make you more attractive to any potential employer.


After completion of this course you will be able to:


  • Actively participate in the health and safety systems of a rural workplace
  • Safely ride and control a quad bike
  • Safely drive a tractor with a PTO driven implement
  • Maintain agricultural machinery in accordance with manufacturer's specifications and workplace procedures
  • Carry out a range of fencing activities