BASIS Foundation Award
Course Dates (2018/19):
31 October 2018
12 December 2018
24 January 2019 (veg group only)
12 March 2019
1 April 2019 (arable group only)
2 May 2019
23 May 2019
Exam: 6 June 2019
Fees: £895 (includes tuition and exam fee)
This course provides an introduction to agronomy, integrated crop protection and crop nutrition. It can be used as a preliminary course for those looking to progress onto the BASIS Certificate in Crop Protection, or a stand alone course for those seeking a basic understanding of crop production. Candidates can choose to study the arable or field vegetable option.
The subject areas covered will include the following:
The course is delivered over six days, plus a half day for the examination. Delivery is through participatory lectures, crop walking and group exercises.
The course is assessed by a written exam, consisting of multiple choice and short answer questions.
For further Information and course dates/times please contact either: