Certificate III in Agriculture

RuralBiz Training

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.

Course Fee:

Australian: $5,856

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.

Related Careers:

Farm Hand,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Dubbo No info Yes Online 1.5 years
Dubbo No info Yes
RuralBiz Training is a Registered Training Organisation. It delivers accredited training to the rural and agri-business community. Courses are available in interactive online mode, by distance education and via traditional face-to-face workshops. RuralBiz also offers a pathway to the Bachelor of Agricultural Production and Management at the University of New England (UNE).

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