Telford - a Division of Lincoln University
Dedicated to skills development for those in the rural sector, Telford has been training people within the agricultural sector for over 45 years. Telford has blended learning style of theory and applied 'Hands On' training, giving students qualifications through real world experiences.
The Division offers practical training in rural business, agriculture, rural animal technician, stock and station, horticulture, equine, forestry and apiculture (beekeeping). Based 6km from Balclutha in South Otago on a 921ha commercial farm, Telford offers real farming experiences for live-in students.
Telford also has over 30 diverse correspondence sources so on matter where you live in New Zealand, you can still enrol at Telford The National Trade Academy has an educational partnership to deliver training with Telford. NTA is based in Christchurch and delivers a variety of agricultural training courses.