National Diploma: Plant Production



National Diploma: Plant Production

SAQA ID 49011, NQF Level 5


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Who is this for: Students who have access to, or are employed at, a practical site and do not need access to a secondary practical site and can keep their required practical logbook hours up to date.

At A Glance:

  • 2-Year National Diploma in Plant Production.
  • SAQA ID 49010 (NQF 5).
  • AgriSETA Accredited.
  • Requires Matric Certificate (conditions apply).
  • All course material is in English.
  • Theory completed via distance learning / correspondence.
  • Learning material via Google Classroom with the option to complete your workbooks online or download workbooks and work off-line.
  • Mentor support.
  • Learners must find their own practical site for the 2-year course.
  • The total cost over the 2-year period is R80,000 which is payable in 16 x instalments of R5,000 each.

Course Modules (33 workbooks)


  • All course material.
  • Access to online platform and facilitators.
  • 6 x Short courses to the value of R22 500.00 (Plant Production, Beef Production, Sheep Production, Poultry Production, Goat Production, Pig Production).


  • Learners must have access to a practical site. Approximately 54 weeks of practical work is required over the 2-year period (8 hours per day, 5 days per week).
  • Learners must be able to account for practical hours worked.
  • There must be supervisor sign off on logbooks.


  • Competence for the courses is obtained through practical assessment, logbooks, and assignments / workbooks.
  • There are no formal exams.

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