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Telford Rural Polytechnic

Telford - a Division of Lincoln University, is one of New Zealand’s largest land based vocational training providers. Over the past 50 years it has built a reputation for producing well-rounded highly sought after graduates and is dedicated to the ongoing development of skills in the rural sector. 

The Division offers practical training in rural business, agriculture, rural animal technician, stock and station, equine, forestry, horticulture, and apiculture (beekeeping).  Based 6km from Balclutha in South Otago on a 921-ha commercial farm, Telford offers real farming experience for live-in students.

As a Telford student you will gain real-life experience and practical training under the supervision of experienced tutors, farm managers, equine tutors, forestry trainers and apiarists.

Telford also has over 30 diverse correspondence courses so no matter where you live in New Zealand, you can still enrol at Telford.

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