Diploma of Agriculture (10)


This qualification is part of the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package. It reflects the role of personnel working on farms and stations who manage enterprise production units and employees and sole operators of agribusinesses who provide crop production advice and services to production enterprises.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


10 elective units

Subjects you can Study:

Electives: Develop a whole farm plan; Manage staff; Manage integrated crop and pasture production; Manage the harvest of crops; Manage livestock production; Manage OHS processes; Develop an organic management plan; Monitor and manage soils for production; Plan and manage infrastructure requirements; Market products and services; Minimise risks in the use of chemicals; Handle, store and grade deer velvet; Design drainage systems; Manage machinery and equipment; Develop a sales strategy for rural products; Develop and implement sustainable land use strategies; Manage biodynamic production; Arrange employment for shearing operations; Manage water systems; Plan, implement and review a quality assurance program; plus more.

Study Pathways:

Further training pathways include Advanced Diploma of Agriculture

Further information:

Suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship

Campus Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Alanvale No Full time 2 years
Burnie No Full time 2 years
TasTAFE have a range of flexible and supported learning options available around the state to ensure that education and training programs suit individual learning styles, interests and business training needs. These options include online, workplace, self-paced, distance and evening classes, as well as onsite-training for business clients and apprentices.

Provider CRICOS: 03041M

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