“RUCID is along term training institution in organic agriculture for rural youth, development agents and grassroots farmers groups. This training is conducted using different methodologies according to the needs of the trainees.”

Training Methods:

Residential short courses.

One day training on specific subject or skill.

Exposure training methodology.

On spot and field extension methodology.

Mentorship training programmes.

Consultancy service.

Self-learning programmes.

Long term formal training.

***In service program also is in available for Diploma and Certificate courses.

Job Opportunities:

At the end of the course, there are possible placements which may include:

Employment as Farm Managers
Organic Food processors Trainers
Rural Development Agents(extension workers)
Organic Production Inspectors
Organic Farmers and Traders

Further Education:

There are opportunities for further education and training in Sustainable Organic Agriculture.

Several Universities in East Africa and Uganda in particular are now starting Undergraduate Programs in Sustainable
Organic Agriculture.