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Certificate III in Agriculture

National ID: AHC30116 | State ID: BCW6

 

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Does a life on the land appeal to you?  Learn vital skills for a sustainable industry from livestock breeding, health and transportation, to establishing pastures and crop harvesting. Become a qualified operator of machinery such as tractors, skid-steers and front-end loaders and learn best practice for building stock fences and more.

 Additional Resources
Learners may be required to provide additional resources for this course.  Details are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Pack.
 VET Student Loans : This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

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Overview

Course Overview

Where Carnarvon
Geraldton
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

This course has flexible entry and exit points and should take approximately 12 months to complete

HowApprenticeship
Continuous Enrolment
Flexible Delivery
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Traineeship
Workplace Assessment
WhenAvailable Semester 1, 2018
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

The fees identified above for this course are (predominantly) based on full-time face-to-face delivery (or Apprenticeship/Traineeship delivery) for this course. Fees may vary depending on your choice of units and some delivery modes. You can also find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

2 Group A Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Administer medication to livestockAHCLSK301BAQ92
Comply with industry animal welfare requirementsAHCLSK331BAS55
Control plant pests, diseases and disordersAHCPMG302BAL98
Control weedsAHCPMG301BAP97
Establish agricultural cropsAHCBAC306BAT01
Establish pastures and crops for livestock productionAHCBAC302BAQ93
Identify and draft livestockAHCLSK308BAN81
Implement animal health control programsAHCLSK309BAM03
Implement feeding plans for livestockAHCLSK311BAR10
Monitor weather conditionsAHCWRK302BAN36
Operate machinery and equipmentAHCMOM304BAN80
Operate specialised machinery and equipmentAHCMOM305BAN89
Perform machinery maintenanceAHCMOM302BAR30
Plan and construct conventional fencingAHCINF303BAO88
Prepare and apply chemicalsAHCCHM303BAN65
Provide first aidHLTAID003WG732
Respond to emergenciesAHCWRK303BAO19
Transport and store chemicalsAHCCHM304BAN70
Undertake agricultural crop harvesting activitiesAHCBAC308BAS87
3 Group B Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Licence to operate a forklift truckTLILIC2001AWL73
Operate precision control technologyAHCMOM311BAN08
Operate tractorsAHCMOM202BAN17
Prepare facilities for shearing and crutchingAHCWOL308BAS07
Prepare livestock for shearingAHCSHG301BAQ45
Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply environmentally sustainable work practicesAHCWRK309BAR14
Contribute to work health and safety processesAHCWHS301BAP92
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Course Overview

Where Carnarvon
Geraldton
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

This course has flexible entry and exit points and should take approximately 12 months to complete

HowApprenticeship
Continuous Enrolment
Flexible Delivery
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Traineeship
Workplace Assessment
WhenAvailable Semester 1, 2018
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Further study opportunities:

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

The fees identified above for this course are (predominantly) based on full-time face-to-face delivery (or Apprenticeship/Traineeship delivery) for this course. Fees may vary depending on your choice of units and some delivery modes. You can also find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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2 Group A Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Administer medication to livestockAHCLSK301BAQ92
Comply with industry animal welfare requirementsAHCLSK331BAS55
Control plant pests, diseases and disordersAHCPMG302BAL98
Control weedsAHCPMG301BAP97
Establish agricultural cropsAHCBAC306BAT01
Establish pastures and crops for livestock productionAHCBAC302BAQ93
Identify and draft livestockAHCLSK308BAN81
Implement animal health control programsAHCLSK309BAM03
Implement feeding plans for livestockAHCLSK311BAR10
Monitor weather conditionsAHCWRK302BAN36
Operate machinery and equipmentAHCMOM304BAN80
Operate specialised machinery and equipmentAHCMOM305BAN89
Perform machinery maintenanceAHCMOM302BAR30
Plan and construct conventional fencingAHCINF303BAO88
Prepare and apply chemicalsAHCCHM303BAN65
Provide first aidHLTAID003WG732
Respond to emergenciesAHCWRK303BAO19
Transport and store chemicalsAHCCHM304BAN70
Undertake agricultural crop harvesting activitiesAHCBAC308BAS87
3 Group B Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Licence to operate a forklift truckTLILIC2001AWL73
Operate precision control technologyAHCMOM311BAN08
Operate tractorsAHCMOM202BAN17
Prepare facilities for shearing and crutchingAHCWOL308BAS07
Prepare livestock for shearingAHCSHG301BAQ45
Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply environmentally sustainable work practicesAHCWRK309BAR14
Contribute to work health and safety processesAHCWHS301BAP92
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2018 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2018 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2018 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

Fee Type Course Fee Resource Fee Total Fee
General $4,118.72 $90.47 $4,209.19

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Page last updated April 20, 2018