Certificate II in Agriculture

New England Institute, TAFE NSW

This qualification is part of the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package. It provides an entry level occupational outcome in agriculture. The qualification enables individuals to select a livestock production or cropping context as a job focus or, in the case of mixed farming enterprises, both. Individuals with this qualification will be able to carry out routine tasks under general supervision and exercise limited autonomy with some accountability for their own work.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education. Relevant employment required.

Structure:

18 units: 3 core; 15 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Work effectively in the industry; Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices; Participate in work health and safety processes. Elective: Follow site quarantine procedures; Assist agricultural crop maintenance; Apply chemicals under supervision; Provide basic emergency life support; Install, maintain and repair farm fencing; Maintain properties and structures; Assist with surface irrigation operations; Monitor livestock to parturition; Open and reassemble a beehive; Handle young horses; Maintain production growing environments; plus more

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00591E

Related Careers:

Farm Hand,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Moree No info No
Armidale No info No
New England Institute services an area of more than 100,000 square kilometres in north-eastern NSW, from the beauty of the rugged mountain ranges to the vast plains. The Institute's provision of innovative educational opportunities reflects this geographic diversity, and includes the delivery of cotton courses on the plains, and outdoor recreational courses on the ranges.

New England Institute services its 11 campuses through four faculties. The campuses range in size and diversity and are located in a range of environments from major regional centres to small rural townships. Students are given options on study methods, which help them reach their goals.

Specialist student support services are provided throughout the Institute, ensuring that students are not disadvantaged and their educational progress is not impaired in any way. The Institute continually reviews its programs, ensuring that it meets the demands of customers by providing quality educational and training facilities.

Provider CRICOS: 00591E

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