Agriculture Machinery Operator

  • Job DescriptionAn Agriculture Machinery Operator is responsible for operating agriculture machineries such as seed cum fertilizer drill, sprayer, duster with the help of power tiller or tractor and also responsible for carrying out periodical maintenance procedures for the same and making minor adjustments.
  • CodeAGR/Q1103
  • SectorAgriculture
  • NSQF LevelLevel 4
  • Notional Hours200
  • Accrediting BodiesAgriculture Skill Council of India (ASCI)
  • Certifying BodiesAgriculture Skill Council of India (ASCI)
  • Proposed Occupation

    Agriculture Machinery Operator

  • International Comparability

    Not done as yet

  • Progression Pathway

    Agriculture Machinery Demonstrator/ Custom Hiring Service Provider

  • Planned arrangements for RPL

    RPL assessment will be as per normal ASCI assessment process.

  • Qualification File NSQF - QualFile V-6 (1) AGRICULTURE MACHINERY OPERATOR.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    Introduction (Bridge Module) Mandatory 2 4
    1. AGR/N1107 Prepare for operation of farm machineries Mandatory 32 4
    2. AGR/N1108 Select power operated farm implements to be used Mandatory 32 4
    3. AGR/N1109 Operate power tiller Mandatory 32 4
    4. AGR/N1110 Carry out land shaping and plant protection Mandatory 32 4
    5. AGR/N1111 Carry out minor repair and periodical maintenance of agriculture machineries Mandatory 32 4
    6. AGR/N9903 Maintain health and safety at the workplace Mandatory 18 4
    7. AGR/N1112 Identify hand operated farm implements and alternative sources of farm energy to be used Mandatory 20 4