Certificate III in Irrigation
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No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package. It allows individuals to develop skills and knowledge to become installation or operations technicians within the irrigation industry. It applies to skilled workers who carry out installation and operations job roles in the irrigation servicing, horticulture and agriculture industries.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Monitor soils under irrigation; Contribute to WHS processes. Electives: Install irrigation pumps; Operate irrigation injection equipment; Interpret irrigation plans and drawings; Implement an irrigation schedule; Troubleshoot irrigation systems; Maintain pressurised irrigation systems; Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices; Recommend irrigation products and services; Undertake sampling and testing of water; Measure drainage system performance; plus more.
About Tocal CollegeEstablished in 1965, Tocal College is a Registered Training Organisation (#91166) with campuses at Paterson (Hunter Valley) and Yanco (Leeton -Murrumbidgee Rural Studies Centre). The College provides training in agriculture and conservation and land management for full-time students and trainees. It also runs Diploma, skills recognition and short course programs for farmers and others involved in agriculture, conservation and land management. RTO code: 91166
Certificate IIICourse code: AHC32416
- Flexible Delivery
14 units: 2 core; 12 elective
No minimum education
Certificate IV in Irrigation
Life after Study
Farmers and farm managers undertake farming operations to raise livestock and cultivate crops, fruit, vegetables and other agricultural products.
A farmer is a self-employed person who farms their own land or a leasehold property rented from a landowner. A farm manager is an employee who is paid a salary to manage a farm or group of farms.
Forest technical officers are responsible for many of the forestry operations involved in the planting, management and harvesting of trees.
Horticultural assistants undertake a range of tasks involving the cultivation, growing, harvesting and maintenance of trees, plants and gardens.