TAFE NSW

Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Shearing and Wool Harvesting

TAFE NSW

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

This short course will help you start your career in the sheep and wool industry as a shed hand. Enrol in a full qualification and work as an in-demand shearer or wool handler across Australia. Through theoretical and practical course work, you will learn to:- Pen and prepare sheep to shear and crutch,- Shear and crutch sheep to industry standards,- Assemble combs and cutters,- Prepare hand pieces and downtubes,- Tally crutched sheep count,- Understand animal welfare legislation and codes of practice, and- Work safely in the shearing shed.

Subjects

  • Pen sheep
  • Pen sheep
  • Pen sheep
  • Pen sheep
  • Prepare combs and cutters for machine shearing
  • Prepare combs and cutters for machine shearing
  • Prepare combs and cutters for machine shearing
  • Prepare combs and cutters for machine shearing

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Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus No
  • Part-time : 1 week

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