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Programme Details
Programme Name
Agricultural Mechanics QQI Level 5, 5N1745
Programme Code
5N1745
Programme Aim
This programme has been designed to enable participants to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to under-stand mechanical principles applied to engines, machines, hand and power tools including focus, torque, pressure, power, horse-power, gears and belt speed and to be able to make compassion between diesel and petrol engines. On completion participants will be able to describe the component system associated with a tractor engine being able to assess a range of fuel, oil and grease lubrication and use hand and power tools for nuts and bolts. Carrying out a range of basic electrical maintenance and performing 50 hour and 500 hour service
Duration
5 Days
Credit Value
10 Credits
Progression
Major Award in Agriculture 5M2373
Specific Entry/Access and Exemptions Requirements
Participants applying for this award should hold a level 4 and/or have relevant life and work experience. Applicants will have the opportunity to advise of any special learning requirements on application/registration.
Certification
Agricultural Mechanics QQILevel 5
Assessment
60% Skills Demonstration and 40% Examination
Programme Content
  • Mechanical principles
  • Diesel and petrol engines
  • Component systems of a tractor
  • Fuels, Oils and grease lubrication
  • Hand and power tools
  • Electrical Maintenance
  • 50 Hour and 500 Hour Services
  • Health and Safety
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