Certificate II in Wool Handling - AHC21416


Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00591E

This qualification provides an entry level occupational outcome in wool handling. The wool industry expects individuals with this qualification to carry out routine wool handling tasks under general supervision and exercise limited autonomy with some accountability for their own work.This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship.No occupational licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.


8 core units


  • Assist in preparing for shearing and crutching
  • Apply animal welfare principles to handling and husbandry of livestock
  • Carry out wool pressing
  • Observe environmental work practices
  • Pen sheep
  • Work effectively in the industry
  • Perform board duties
  • Participate in work health and safety processes

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Armidale Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 weeks

Fee comments

Campuses: Armidale Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need access to a computer and basic stationery. You will need to provide for yourself Personal Protective Equipment - covered work boots and appropriate clothing to undertake shearing and crutching tasks.

Further information

This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship.

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