ERIC Number: ED273857
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Agricultural Occupations. Education for Employment Task Lists.
Lake County Area Vocational Center, Grayslake, IL.
The duties and tasks found in these task lists form the basis of instructional content for secondary, postsecondary, and adult occupational training programs for agricultural occupations. The agricultural occupations are divided into three clusters. The clusters and occupations are: agricultural business and management cluster (salesperson--animal-feed products, salesperson--farm equipment and supplies, fertilizer/chemical service worker, farmer--general, scout/pest control worker/agriculture), horticulture cluster (landscape laborer, landscape gardener/landscaper, horticultural worker, salesperson--horticulture and nursery products), and farm equipment mechanic. Matrices for each cluster list the duties and tasks and indicate which occupations include that duty or task. Each cluster also includes a list of employability skills that are important for all occupations. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Agribusiness, Agricultural Education, Agricultural Machinery Occupations, Employment Potential, Farmers, Horticulture, Job Analysis, Job Skills, Landscaping, Matrices, Occupational Clusters, Occupational Information, Off Farm Agricultural Occupations, Postsecondary Education, Program Content, Sales Workers, Secondary Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield. Dept. of Adult, Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Lake County Area Vocational Center, Grayslake, IL.
Note: For other task lists, see CE 045 137-140.