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Diploma Of Aquaculture

National ID: SFI50111 | State ID: W990

 

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 4

This qualification represents the competencies relevant to people working in the aquaculture sector of the seafood industry at a management level. A person operating at this level will have a wide range of technical skills and/or managerial, coordination and planning responsibilities which may include production planning, managing stock nutrition, facility design, business planning and managing staff.

You will gain knowledge and skills in:

  • Developing and implementing breeding strategy
  • Planning ecologically sustainable practices
  • Managing stock health
  • Developing a stock production plan
  • Planning and designing a water supply and disposal system
  • Applying stock culture systems
  • Managing small business
  • Managing staff
  • Developing a business plan, and
  • Developing marketing strategies.
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Central Regional TAFE engages the services of a Third Party in the provision of this course.  Further details can be provided prior to enrolment
VET Student Loans :  This course IS ELIGIBLE for a VET Student Loan.  Central Regional TAFE  is an authorised Vocational Education and Training (VET) provider approved to offer VET Student Loans to eligible students. VET Fee Help is an Australian Government loan scheme available to assist eligible students studying VET Diploma and Higher Education qualifications to pay all or part of their tuition feesCheck out our website here for more details.

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Entrance Requirements
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Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

After achieving this qualification, candidates may undertake professional development activities in areas of benefit to their workplace and their personal aspirations.

Further study opportunities:

University

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Overview

Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
Duration

Two semesters (12 months)

HowFull-Time
On The Job
WhenAvailable Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

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

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

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply basic food handling and safety practicesSFICORE101CD9166
Communicate in the seafood industrySFICORE103CD9167
Meet workplace OHS requirementsSFICORE106BD9169
Work effectively in the seafood industrySFICORE105BD9168
2 Group A Aquaculture Specialist Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop a stock nutrition programSFIAQUA501CD9157
Develop and implement an aquaculture breeding strategySFIAQUA502CD9158
Develop stock production planSFIAQUA509BD9164
Establish an aquacultural enterpriseSFIAQUA503CD9159
Manage riskBSBRSK501BS8081
Plan and design stock culture or holding systems and structuresSFIAQUA508CD9163
Plan and design water supply and disposal systemsSFIAQUA507CD9162
Plan environmentally sustainable aquacultural practicesSFIAQUA504CD9160
Plan stock health managementSFIAQUA505CD9161
Select, plan or design a system or facility utilising high technology water treatment componentsSFIAQUA510BD9165
3 Group B Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Design and conduct a field-based research trialAHCWRK603AD7335
Plan and monitor production processesAHCAGB503AD6639
Supervise harvest and post-harvest activitiesSFIAQUA408CD9153
4 Imported Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Maintain instruments and equipmentMSL935004AWO44
Perform aseptic techniquesMSL973004AWO20
Perform basic testsMSL973001AWO23
Perform microscopic examinationMSL973007AWO16
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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
Duration

Two semesters (12 months)

HowFull-Time
On The Job
WhenAvailable Semester 2, 2017
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After achieving this qualification, candidates may undertake professional development activities in areas of benefit to their workplace and their personal aspirations.

Further study opportunities:

University

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

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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1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply basic food handling and safety practicesSFICORE101CD9166
Communicate in the seafood industrySFICORE103CD9167
Meet workplace OHS requirementsSFICORE106BD9169
Work effectively in the seafood industrySFICORE105BD9168
2 Group A Aquaculture Specialist Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop a stock nutrition programSFIAQUA501CD9157
Develop and implement an aquaculture breeding strategySFIAQUA502CD9158
Develop stock production planSFIAQUA509BD9164
Establish an aquacultural enterpriseSFIAQUA503CD9159
Manage riskBSBRSK501BS8081
Plan and design stock culture or holding systems and structuresSFIAQUA508CD9163
Plan and design water supply and disposal systemsSFIAQUA507CD9162
Plan environmentally sustainable aquacultural practicesSFIAQUA504CD9160
Plan stock health managementSFIAQUA505CD9161
Select, plan or design a system or facility utilising high technology water treatment componentsSFIAQUA510BD9165
3 Group B Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Design and conduct a field-based research trialAHCWRK603AD7335
Plan and monitor production processesAHCAGB503AD6639
Supervise harvest and post-harvest activitiesSFIAQUA408CD9153
4 Imported Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Maintain instruments and equipmentMSL935004AWO44
Perform aseptic techniquesMSL973004AWO20
Perform basic testsMSL973001AWO23
Perform microscopic examinationMSL973007AWO16
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 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
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

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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 2017 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
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 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 Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

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