What is a micro-credential?
Micro-credentials are a formal way of recognising your skills and knowledge in a particular area. Micro-credentials can be an excellent upskilling option for people who want to bulk up their resume and acquire specialized skills sought after by employers.
Am I eligible for funding?
As of 1 July 2020, the Government will cover training fees until 31 December 2022 for training in many of our primary sector industries. Through a partnership with Primary ITO, most Ag Drive courses are fully funded if you are working in a primary industry.
If you are currently unemployed and looking for work funding may still be available to you. Please contact our student services team, email@example.com for more information
Why choose Ag Drive?
When it comes to operating farm machinery it is essential it is done correctly, efficiently, and as safely as possible. AG Drive can train you and your staff the correct and proper way.
Our award winning training academy is the largest in the Waikato. With two premium facilities; a fully operational farm and a purpose built indoor facility which house a range of popular tractors, farm machinery and motorbikes, we are very well equipped to provide relevant skills based training. Our experienced tutors can cater to all types of learning and our small class sizes allow for a lot of one on one training. We run regular courses which you can book online to allow for flexible planning, check out the course calendar here.
I’m an experienced tractor driver why should I come to Ag Drive?
Completing the micro-credential; Operate a Tractor in the Primary Industry, gives you and employers evidence of your experience. This assures employers that you are a qualified and safe operator and also looks good on your resume.
If you don’t have any experience Ag Drive is a great place to start. Our instructors will steer you through the entire tractor driving process.
Can you come to me?
If you have a large group of staff you wish to train on site please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your options.