MUST - Crop Production (Level II)

Crop Production (Level II)

Started as a pilot programme in September, 2016, Crop Production (Level 11) is designed to provide a cadre of skilled, competent and certified workers for the ‘World of Work’ in priority sectors of the economy through on-site and off-site ‘Work to Learn’ training models.  Trainees are encouraged to adopt specific strategies and the right attitude in order to acquire and maintain successful employment and self-employment opportunities.  The programme contributes to reducing the food import bill to endorse sustainability and human development within Trinidad and Tobago.

Trainees will be exposed to the following:

  • Production systems
  • Irrigation systems
  • Preparation of land for cultivation
  • Install/Construct irrigation systems
  • Cultivate crops
  • Rabbit Rearing
  • Plant propagation activities
  • Harvest crops
  • Marketing produce
  • Communicating with stakeholders
  • Budget and Financing
  • Practicing HSE

*Learn to produce the following crops: Cabbage, Cassava, Cauliflower, Celery, Hot Pepper, Lettuce, Pak Choi, Sweet Pepper, Tomatoes and much more.

The Ministry of Education provides each registered Construction MuST Trainee with the following:

  • Basic Tools and Equipment
  • Basic Personal Protective Equipment
  • Insurance Coverage

Course Duration: Nine months (36 weeks), Full-Time.

Application Fee: TT$100.00 (non-refundable)

Programme Fee: Government-Funded (Free for citizens of Trinidad and Tobago).

Entry Requirements:

  • Unemployed National/ Resident of Trinidad and Tobago
  • Between 17 and 50 years of age.
  • Copy of Identification Card
  • Copy of Birth Certificate
  • 2 Passport sized Photos
  • Bank Account number
  • NIS number

Certification upon successful completion: Caribbean Vocational Qualification (CVQ) Level II & MIC-IT’s First Aid Training Certification.

Locations/Class Time:

  • Tobago Technology Centre

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