How to become a tractor driver
You can get into this job through:
- a college course
- applying directly
You could do:
- Level 2 Award in Tractor Driving and Related Occupations course at an agricultural college.
- Level 2 Award in Safe Working in Agriculture and Production Horticulture
You'll usually need:
- 2 or more GCSEs at grades 9 to 3 (A* to D), or equivalent, for a level 2 course
There are no set entry requirements if you want to apply directly but experience in farming or dairying could be useful. A knowledge of basic mechanics might also be helpful.