Certificate III in Agriculture

TAFE Queensland South West

This qualification is part of the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package. It 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. Industry expects individuals with this qualification to perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications applied in a wide variety of contexts, which may involve application of some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures.

Entry Requirements:

Entrants must be employed as an apprentice or trainee prior to enrolling.


16 units: 2 core; 14 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Contribute to work health and safety processes; Apply environmentally sustainable work practices. Elective: Comply with industry animal welfare requirements; Administer medication to livestock; Operate machinery and equipment; Transport and store chemicals; Prepare and apply chemicals; Monitor weather conditions; Carry out basic hoof care procedures; Educate, ride and care for horses and equipment; Prevent and treat equine injury and disease; Assess suitability of horses for stock work; plus more.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 02011C

Related Careers:

Farm Hand,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Roma No info No
Roma No info No 2 years
Dalby No info No
Dalby No info No 2 years
Inala No info No
Inala No info No 2 years
Warwick No info No
Warwick No info No 2 years
Bundamba No info No
Bundamba No info No 2 years
Kingaroy No info No
Kingaroy No info No 2 years
Nurunderi No info No
Nurunderi No info No 2 years
Toowoomba No info No
Toowoomba No info No 2 years
Chinchilla No info No
Chinchilla No info No 2 years
Springfield No info No
Springfield No info No 2 years
TAFE Queensland South West is the result of an amalgamation between Southern Queensland Institute of TAFE and The Bremer Institute of TAFE.

Their flexible and tailored training, covering more than 30 unique industries, is delivered onsite, online, in the workplace, and at twelve regional campuses, allowing industry and students to balance their professional, personal and learning objectives. Through developing relationships with industry, and working closely with communities, they successfully anticipate, address and meet the region's skilling needs.

Provider CRICOS: 02011C

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