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CABTS mission on new vocational farmer’s training and certification visits UK

In September of 2013, the 14-member CABTS mission spent 20 days in the United Kingdom for a training course on new vocational farmers’ training and certification of agricultural vocational skills. 

Representatives from several institutes delivered presentations at the training course, including the Office for Standards in Education, Children's Services and Skills (OFSTED), Central Association of Agricultural Valuers (CAAV), Linking Environment And Farming (LEAF), and Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA).


In addition, the mission also paid visit to the Southeast headquarters of UK National Farmers Union (NFU), LANTRA and TLR, and exchanged ideas with competent staff on farmers’ education and related issues.