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Agriculture

Australia is well-known for being a world-class producer of agricultural products such as wheat, wool, and beef. This booming industry addresses not just a countrywide demand for product, but worldwide, too. Nowadays, work in rural operations and regional areas in Western Australia is increasing in order to keep up with this demand. 

At Central Regional TAFE, agriculture courses are offered to those who want to start a career off the beaten path. Industry-relevant training awaits you as you acquire practical skills and the right knowledge of general agricultural practices, whether you’re interested in working with livestock or with crop production.

Upon finishing our WA agriculture courses, you can find yourself in positions such as, but not limited to:

  • Agribusiness Administrator
  • Assistant Animal Attendant
  • Farm or Station Hand/Worker
  • Livestock Transport Driver
  • Agronomist
  • Piggery Attendant
  • Rural Merchandiser
  • Rural Sales Assistant, to name a few. 

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    Agricultural Chemical Skill Set

    National ID AHCSS00074 | State ID AD882

    Safe, secure, skilled.

    Chemicals are one of the most commonly used tools in agriculture - learn how to safely and securely use, handle and store them with the latest information and practical advice in this all-important skill set.
    Campuses
    • Northam

    Study Modes
    • On campus

    Certificate II in Agriculture

    National ID AHC20116 | State ID BCZ7

    Land a career working on the land.

    Learn the fundamental skills you'll need for success in this practical and theoretical course, with a focus on livestock and crops. Start here, and take your farming career anywhere.
    Campuses

    Study Modes
    • Workplace Assessment

    Certificate III in Agriculture

    National ID AHC30116 | State ID BCW6

    A career that pays off every season.

    Set yourself up for sustainable success with livestock, crops, machinery operations and more with this detailed and varied course. Practice real skills in various scenarios across multiple operations.
    Campuses
    • Merredin

    Study Modes
    • Workplace

    Certificate IV in Agriculture

    National ID AHC40116 | State ID BDF2

    Grow into a career with success on the horizon.

    Focus specifically on your chosen field in this hands-on course. Learn from industry professionals that know the business of farming across multiple areas and refine your skills in the field of your choice.
    Campuses

    Study Modes
    • Workplace Assessment

    Diploma of Agriculture

    National ID AHC50116 | State ID BDD8

    Reap what you sow whatever the season.

    Specialise further in your chosen field in this comprehensive course, while also learning budgeting, production planning, climate risk strategies, animal husbandry, long-term crop management and more.
    Campuses
    • Merredin

    Study Modes
    • Workplace

    AUSCHEM Basic Course Skill Set

    State ID KAA57
    Handle chemicals safely

    This course is delivered in partnership with AusChem WA and will assist you to manage risks associated with chemical use, to understand your obligations in the areas of duty of care, quality assurance and environmental management.

    On a practical...

    Campuses

    Study Modes
    • On campus

    Backyard Beekeeping Skill Set

    State ID KAD14
    Learn basic skills for backyard beekeeping and the importance bees have on the environment

    Honey bees are vital to our supply of healthy foods. Honey bees are pollinators, which means they travel from plant to plant to collect and deposit pollen – which makes it possible for many...

    Campuses

    Study Modes
    • On campus

    Drone Technology Skill Set

    State ID KAD40

    Learn the essentials of flying drones and capturing images in compliance with regulatory requirements of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority and national operating standards. Drones are becoming increasingly popular and used in a variety of industries, including agriculture, 3D construction,...

    Campuses

    Study Modes
    • On campus

    Operate a Tractor Skill Set

    State ID KAD18

    Learn how to operate a tractor

    Gain the skills and knowledge to operate and complete tractor operations under general supervision in the agriculture, horticulture, and land management sectors.

    ...

    Campuses

    Study Modes
    • On campus

    Certificate III in Rural and Environmental Pest Management

    National ID AHC30318 | State ID BEF8

    Keep valuable assets pest-free.

    Begin a career where your skills in identifying and managing pests will be constantly in demand. This qualification could see you working in agriculture, conservation and land management, horticulture and beyond.
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