Available Courses

Our scholarships are divided over 3 rounds, each include identified topics to cater to different needs and professional backgrounds.

During this round from January 2022 we are announcing the following courses.

Take a look at the course description and apply where interested. The trainers have developed these training modules to best serve the market needs and to prepare or support all actors in Horticulture.

  

Courses:

Hydroponic Systems Advantages in Vegetable Production - Erbil Iraq

This course aims to strengthen the participants’ knowledge about Hydroponics systems and their role in improving protected agricultural products quantity and quality. Several topics will be covered under this course including, hydroponics different systems, advantages of hydroponics over conventional protected agriculture farming, hydroponics production methods, hydroponics systems management, suitable plants, plants verities selection, IPM, Hygiene protocol, marketing opportunities, and Hydroponics production advantage in terms of quality and quantity.

The 3- days training course will take place in Erbil, and it comprises of theoretical and practical sessions (field visit).

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Course period
Start
Mar
06
2022
End
Mar
08
2022
Course closed

Value chain and Post-harvest Operations - Sulaymaniyah Iraq

This course aims to strengthen the participants’ knowledge on post-harvest operations and the value chain, along with introducing the IPM concepts and role in improving products quality. Several topics will be covered under this course including products grading and packaging, cooling, quality parameters, safe use of chemicals (pesticides, fungicides and herbicides), and methods to avoid the buildup of chemical residues.  

The 3- days training course will take place in Sulaymaniyah, and it comprises of theoretical and practical sessions (field visit).

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Course period
Start
Mar
13
2022
End
Mar
15
2022
Course closed

Agricultural Machinery Calibration & Methods of Fertilization for Protected Agriculture - Baghdad Iraq

This course aims to strengthen the participants’ knowledge about Agricultural machinery calibration and methods of Fertilizers and pesticides use for protected agriculture. Several topics will be covered under this course including modern agricultural machinery, agricultural machinery role in improving products quality, machinery calibration and routine maintenance, fertilizers types, fertigation methods and the safe use of chemicals (pesticides, fungicides, and herbicides).

The 3- days training course will take place in Baghdad, and it comprises of theoretical and practical sessions (field visit).

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Course period
Start
Mar
22
2022
End
Mar
24
2022
Course closed

Marketing & Modern Technologies in Protected Agriculture - Basra Iraq

This course aims to strengthen the participants’ knowledge about Marketing approaches and modern technologies used in protected agriculture. Several topics will be covered under this course including, seedlings production, pre-planting preparations in protected agriculture, fertigation, IPM, Hygiene protocol, post-harvest, and marketing.

The 3- days training course will take place in Basra, and it comprises of theoretical and practical sessions (field visit).

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Course period
Start
Mar
27
2022
End
Mar
29
2022
Course closed

Leafy Vegetables Production Jordan

This course aims to strengthen the participants knowledge about Leafy Vegetables production. Several topics will be covered under this course including crops botany, suitable growing conditions, transplanting, nutrient requirements, crop maintenance and ideal agricultural practices, main pests and diseases, and physiological disorders.

The 5 - days training course will take place in Amman, and it comprises of theoretical and practical sessions (field visit).

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Course period
Start
Feb
20
2022
End
Feb
24
2022
Course closed

Nurseries Management and Operation Jordan

This course aims to strengthen the participants’ knowledge about Nurseries Management and Operations. Several topics will be covered under this course including, nurseries establishment, required tools identification, market needs, climate control, nurseries pests’ control, propagation methods, grafting, and disinfection methods.

The 5 days training course will take place in Amman, and it comprises of theoretical and practical sessions (field visit).

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Course period
Start
Feb
20
2022
End
Feb
24
2022
Course closed