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AHC30116 Certificate III in Agriculture

National ID: AHC30116 State ID: BCW6
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If a life on the land appeals to you, now is the time to grab the wheel.

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.

This 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. Individuals with this qualification perform tasks in a variety of contexts, which involve some judgement in selecting equipment and services

Half price fees apply!

Half-price

This course is half price for everyone (excl. school students) as part of the Lower Fees, Local Skills initiative. Fees are also capped at $1,200; or $400 if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. Find out more about half price the fee cap eligibility here.

^ Please note: You'll pay half price for the course fees, other fees may apply such as for resources that are specifically needed for your course.

Some things you'll learn:

  • How to undertake agricultural crop production and harvesting activities
  • How to prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases
  • How to coordinate and monitor livestock transport
  • How to use, maintain and repair machinery and equipment
  • How to breed, rear young livestock and care for livestock

This course is right for you if...

  • You enjoy physically active work
  • You're adaptable and coordinate work with others
  • You're comfortable working outdoors in very hot or cold weather
  • You enjoy mechanical work
  • You're comfortable being exposed pollutants, gases, dust or odours
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

 

 

Job opportunities include: 

  • Agribusiness Administrator
  • Farm or Station Hand
  • Farm Production Manager
  • Production Unit Manager
  • Agronomist
  • Station/Property Manager
  • Stockperson

For more information about job and career pathways, visit JobOutlook(opens in a new tab)  or Jobs and Skills WA

Please note: This list is a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

 

We offer a range of further study opportunities, view our course list here. 

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Available all year round, 2021

Details
Duration 6 Months
When Available all year round, 2021
Where Carnarvon
How Self Paced External
Details
Duration 6 Months
When Available all year round, 2021
Where Merredin
How Workplace Delivery

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