Certificate III in Aquaculture

North Coast Institute, TAFE NSW

This qualification is part of the Seafood Industry Training Package. It helps you to develop proficiency in the skills required to work in an aquaculture enterprise. Students will acquire the practical skills required by a field hand, and the underpinning knowledge required to apply those skills in a variety of aquaculture specific workplace situations.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education; Certificate II in Aquaculture


18 units: 4 core; 14 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Communicate in the seafood industry; Work effectively in the seafood industry; Meet workplace OHS requirements; Apply quality systems and procedures or Apply basic food handling and safety practices. Electives: Slaughter livestock; Construct or install stock culture, holding and farm structures; Maintain water quality and environmental monitoring; Support hatchery operations; Oversee the control of diseases; Maintain stock culture, holding and other farm structures; Perform underwater work in the wild catch sector; plus more.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00591E

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Grafton No info No
The North Coast Institute is located in the north coast region of New South Wales from Tuncurry/Forster in the south to Kingscliff on the Queensland border.

Online courses and modules are available with study patterns ranging from fully online to on-campus and web-based materials that use the latest technology to support face-to-face learning. Students also have access to a range of other flexible learning modes that enable them to study at a time, and in a place, of their own convenience.

The Institute enrols approximately 40,000 students each year.

Provider CRICOS: 00591E

Is the information on this page correct? Request update

Request Information
Receive information from institutions offering similar courses

Related courses