Lifetime Ewe Management (Training Program)
Rural Industries Skill Training Centre Incorporated
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Hamilton||No||Flexible Delivery, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This training program is made up of units from the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package. It focuses very specifically on the health issues associated with the Merino ewe and develops participant's skills in sheep assessment and feed budgeting. Key features of the program include visiting each producer's farm and addressing issues faced by the individual producer.
Subjects you can Study
AHCLSK402A Develop livestock feeding plans; AHCAGB402A Analyse and interpret production data; AHCLSK505A Develop production plans for livestock; AHCLSK410A Supervise feedlot operations.
About Rural Industries Skill Training Centre IncorporatedEstablished in 1992, Rural Industries Skill Training Centre Inc is a Registered Training Organisation located in Hamilton, Victoria. RIST initially delivered specialist training for Victorian wool producers, but now delivers training covering a wide range of topics relevant to the rural community throughout Australia. Training is available in areas including agricultural production, cattle and sheep management, pasture management, animal nutrition, cropping, marketing, risk management, OHS, wool classing, shearing, animal health and natural resource management. RIST contracts industry experts to present training at a location to suit the course participant. The traineeship program includes the Certificate II through to Certificate IV in Agriculture, and the Diploma of Agriculture program is conducted from the Hamilton centre. RTO code: 4198
StatementCourse code: Train Prog
- Flexible Delivery = 1 year
- Part-time internal = 1 year
No minimum education
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.