Certificate II in Shearing
Queensland Agricultural Training Colleges
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Longreach Pastoral College||No||Flexible Delivery, Full-time internal||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package. It provides an entry level occupational outcome in shearing. It recognises the work of an improver shearer who is able to shear sheep to an acceptable industry standard. The shearing industry expects this qualification to be achieved to meet job outcomes at this level.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Participate in OHS processes; Crutch sheep; Shear sheep to novice level; Shear sheep to improver level; Grind combs and cutters for machine shearing; Prepare handpiece and downtube for machine shearing; Work effectively in the industry; Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices. Plus electives.
About Queensland Agricultural Training CollegesQueensland Agricultural Training Colleges is a Registered Training Organisation that provides training in a wide range of agricultural specialisations across a range of geographic and climatic regions throughout Queensland. The College was formed as a result of the merger of Dalby Agricultural College, Longreach Pastoral College, Emerald Agricultural College and the Australian College of Tropical Agriculture (Burdekin Agricultural College and Mareeba Environmental College). The College offers training in agriculture, horticulture and production horticulture, rural business management, automotive and engineering programs as well as conservation and land management. Other available training and qualifications include traineeships, apprenticeships, short and specialist courses, and tailored training for schools, business and industry. RTO code: 31258
Certificate IICourse code: AHC21310
Longreach Pastoral College
- Flexible Delivery
- Full-time internal
9 units: 8 core; 1 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Shearers harvest wool from sheep using power-driven handpieces that are fitted with combs and cutters.