Certificate III in Meat Processing - Slaughtering

Queensland Agricultural Training Colleges

This qualification is part of the Australian Meat Industry Training Package. It covers work activities undertaken by workers commencing work in meat enterprises which undertake specialised services, such as preparing shelf ready retail products, meat wholesalers, specialty meat cuts, gourmet meat, bulk value-added products, and providing meat preparation customer service.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


12 units: 7 core; 5 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Maintain personal equipment; Apply hygiene and sanitation practices; Comply with Quality Assurance and HACCP requirements; Follow safe work policies and procedures; Overview the meat industry; plus more. Elective: Assess effective stunning and bleeding; Rod weasand; Seal bung; Split carcase; plus more.

Related Careers:

Meat Processing Worker,
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Queensland Agricultural Training Colleges is a Registered Training Organisation that provides training in a wide range of agricultural specialisations across a range of geographic and climatic regions throughout Queensland. The College was formed as a result of the merger of Dalby Agricultural College, Longreach Pastoral College, Emerald Agricultural College and the Australian College of Tropical Agriculture (Burdekin Agricultural College and Mareeba Environmental College). The College offers training in agriculture, horticulture and production horticulture, rural business management, automotive and engineering programs as well as conservation and land management. Other available training and qualifications include traineeships, apprenticeships, short and specialist courses, and tailored training for schools, business and industry.

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