TEA FIELD ASSISTANT( NVQ Level 04)

TEA FIELD ASSISTANT( NVQ Level 04)
Starts from:Tue, September 1, 2020
Location

M.D.H. Jayawardana Mw,Athurugiriya,Sri Lanka

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Course Feature
  • Course Code NVQ 01
  • MEDIUM English
  • Duration 1 year
  • Course Type Diploma Programme
  • Venue NIPM - Athurugiriya
  • Course Price Free of charge
Course Description

Academic Courses particularly designed to uplift the skills of the participants and enhance their competencies. In order to award the certificates for these courses, the participants are required to maintain a satisfactory academic record and meet the obligations mentioned in the course modules which they are enrolled. The following courses are included in the category of Academic programs.

 

Superintendents, Asst. Superintendents of estates, Executives of plantation companies, private estates, Planters / Proprietors attached to tea, rubber & coconut smallholder sector / livestock development / animal husbandry, cashew, export agricultural crops / sugarcane industry & agricultural sector who have the following qualifications & experience are eligible to apply for this diploma course.

  • ABOUT THE COURSE
  • Eligibility

    G.C.E. (O/L) examination with six (06) passes
    Age Limit – below 23 years

    Objectives:
      • To introduce agricultural practices, estate management and provide training in theoretical technical and managerial aspects on Plantation Agricultural towards producing component field Officers with NVQ Level  4
      • To assist plantation companies and estates in identifying and selecting the most appropriate young candidates as field assistants
    Duration:

    12 months ( residential)

    06 months - Theory & Practical

    06 months - on the job training

    Fee:

    Free of charge

      • School leavers who are willing to pursue a career in the plantation sector as Tea Field Assistants
       
      Subjects
    •   Tea nursery techniques
    •   New clearings
    •   Mature areas
    •   Administrative and operational records at divisional level
    •   Plucking of green leaf
    •   Handling of green leaf and post-harvest conditions
    •   Perform supervisory / administrative functions
    •   Development of human resources
    • Lahiru Kulasekara

      Training Officer (Agricultural Economics)

      Mr. Kulasekera, having graduated in University of Ruhuna, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture with second class – Lower Division entailed with Specializing in Agriculture Economics and Extension. Acquired professional training, Participatory Rural Apprai...