Develop Climate Risk Management Strategies (AHC Unit)
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
No minimum education
This unit is part of the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package. It covers the work function associated with developing climate risk management strategies for an agricultural, horticultural or land management enterprise. It requires the ability to research and analyse climate and enterprise data, prepare risk management strategies and integrate climate risk and opportunities for management strategies at a business management level. Developing climate risk management strategies requires knowledge of current forecasting techniques, impact of weather and climate phenomena on rainfall, plant growth and yields, livestock production, causes of general patterns of weather and climate over Australia, climate variability and climate change, and direct and indirect impacts of climate variability on land management and sustainability.
Subjects you can Study
Survey climate and enterprise data; Climate risks and opportunities are identified and analysed; Prepare climate risk management strategies.
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
Life after Study
Farm hands assist farmers and graziers with growing crops and feeding and raising livestock.
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.