Certificate III in Agriculture

FedUni TAFE

This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in agriculture. The qualification enables individuals to select a livestock production, cropping or livestock context as a job focus or, in the case of mixed farming enterprises, both cropping and livestock. Individuals with this qualification perform tasks in a variety of contexts, which involve some judgement in selecting equipment and services. Job roles vary across different industry sectors and may include: Farm or station hand, Farm or station worker and Livestock transport driver.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education. Prerequisite units may apply to some electives.

Structure:

16 units: 2 core;14 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Apply environmentally sustainable work practices; Contribute to work health and safety processes. Electives: Test grains and seeds on receival; Work effectively in an emergency disease or plant pest response; Keep production records for a primary production business; Use hand held e-business tools; Prepare and apply chemicals; Maintain and monitor animal health and wellbeing; Collect semen; Install drainage systems; Install hydroponic systems; Conduct dropped ovary technique procedures for spaying cattle; plus more.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00103D

Related Careers:

Farm Hand,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Mount Rowan (Rural Science) No info No
FedUni TAFE has stepped on to the national and international stage with a long history of assistance to industry in western Victoria. Ballarat has been a hub for innovation in industry ever since the Victorian gold rush and our roots can be found in the Ballarat School of Mines which was established in the 1840's .

FedUni TAFE is home to vocational education and training delivered by Federation University Australia. With a strong focus on employment-based training, FedUni TAFE brings training in critical skills disciplines together with employers in a variety of industry sectors to have the trained workforce they require so they can thrive into the future.

We offer a broad range of pre-employment, employment/trade, post trade and entry to mid-level qualifications across major sectors including automotive, business management and IT, building and construction, community and children services, cookery, hairdressing, beauty therapy, engineering, manufacturing and rural sciences among many others.

FedUni TAFE is building a strong reputation and is looking to expand delivery to our market throughout Victoria and internationally where there is a growing appetite for quality vocational training. We look forward to an active and productive future contributing to our local and global communities.

Provider CRICOS: 00103D

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