Environmental Farming Scheme

Overview

The Environmental Farming Scheme (EFS) is a voluntary scheme that will support farmers and land managers to carry out environmentally beneficial farming practices on agricultural land. CAFRE operates the on-line training for the Environmental Farming Scheme (EFS).

Who is this course for?

EFS Agreement holders must complete option specific on-line training in order to demonstrate their understanding of the management activities associated with each option.

This training should only be taken by Agreement Holders on the EFS and is a compulsory part of the scheme.

Cost

There is no fee for this training.

Booking information

To book a place for the training for both the EFS Wider and EFS Higher schemes, please click on the ENROL FOR THIS COURSE button on this page and follow the instructions for the on-line registration and booking.

Additional information

Additional information on the Environmental Farming Scheme can be found on the DAERA website, including information and guidance on the EFS, information sheets on the Wider and Higher Level EFS, Terms and Conditions of the scheme and Useful links.

Under the terms and conditions of the EFS, the on-line training must be completed by 31 December 2019.