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Certificate III in Pork Production

National ID: AHC30416 | State ID: BDB3

 

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Bring home the bacon with a Certificate III in Pork Production. This entry level qualification is suited for those who wish to pursue a career in the pork industry as a piggery attendant or stock person. You will learn a range of skills including caring for livestock, establishing and maintaining breeding programs and livestock transportation.

Additional Resources

Learners may be required to provide additional resources for this course. Details are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Pack.

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This course IS NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

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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
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Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Possible job roles relevant to this qualification include piggery attendant and stockperson.

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Where Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

Entry and exit in this course is flexible and should take approximately 12 months to complete

HowContinuous Enrolment
Flexible Delivery
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Workplace Assessment
WhenAvailable Semester 2, 2018
Available 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

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Comply with industry animal welfare requirementsAHCLSK331BAS55
Contribute to work health and safety processesAHCWHS301BAP92
2 Group A Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Administer medication to livestockAHCLSK301BAQ92
Carry out post-mortem examination of livestockAHCLSK304BAR41
Euthanase livestockAHCLSK307BAP44
Implement animal health control programsAHCLSK309BAM03
Monitor livestock production growing environmentsAHCLSK313BAO25
Pregnancy test pigsAHCPRK301BAP64
Prepare animals for parturitionAHCLSK314BAT79
Rear newborn and young livestockAHCLSK318BAR40
3 Group B Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Care for grower and finisher pigsAHCPRK305BAS36
Implement feeding plans for intensive productionAHCLSK310BAT02
Mate pigs and monitor dry sow performanceAHCPRK304BAQ35
Move and handle pigsAHCPRK203BAL65
Observe enterprise quality assurance proceduresAHCWRK206BAO70
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Course Overview

Where Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

Entry and exit in this course is flexible and should take approximately 12 months to complete

HowContinuous Enrolment
Flexible Delivery
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Workplace Assessment
WhenAvailable Semester 2, 2018
Available Semester 1, 2018
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Possible job roles relevant to this qualification include piggery attendant and stockperson.

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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1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Comply with industry animal welfare requirementsAHCLSK331BAS55
Contribute to work health and safety processesAHCWHS301BAP92
2 Group A Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Administer medication to livestockAHCLSK301BAQ92
Carry out post-mortem examination of livestockAHCLSK304BAR41
Euthanase livestockAHCLSK307BAP44
Implement animal health control programsAHCLSK309BAM03
Monitor livestock production growing environmentsAHCLSK313BAO25
Pregnancy test pigsAHCPRK301BAP64
Prepare animals for parturitionAHCLSK314BAT79
Rear newborn and young livestockAHCLSK318BAR40
3 Group B Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Care for grower and finisher pigsAHCPRK305BAS36
Implement feeding plans for intensive productionAHCLSK310BAT02
Mate pigs and monitor dry sow performanceAHCPRK304BAQ35
Move and handle pigsAHCPRK203BAL65
Observe enterprise quality assurance proceduresAHCWRK206BAO70
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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.

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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.

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.

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Available Semester 2, 2018
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