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AHC50116 Diploma of Agriculture

National ID: AHC50116 State ID: BDD8
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Make a great living on the land.

With the Diploma of Agriculture from CRTAFE you will gain highly sought after specialised skills and knowledge. Learn comprehensively about different farming practices, why pasture and soil health is vital for livestock production, and develop the skills to improve farming efficiency.

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.

VET Student Loans (VSL)

This course is eligible for a VET student loan. To see if you're eligible and to find more visit our Student Loans page. 

Some things you'll learn:

  • Budgeting
  • Production planning
  • Climate risk strategies
  • Animal husbandry
  • Long-term crop management
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III

VET Student Loans

This qualification is eligible for the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. Eligible students can opt to defer the payment of all or part of their tuition fees by applying for a VET Student Loan. VET Student Loans will not be approved for students who do not meet eligibility requirements. Approved loans become a personal debt with the Commonwealth (HELP debt) until it is repaid.

For more information on VET Student Loans click here.

Job opportunities include:

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

For more information about job and career pathways, visit JobOutlook 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

This qualification is offered anywhere in Western Australia, however student's will require full-time employment in the Agriculture industry in order to complete the course. 

A CRTAFE trainer and assessor can complete an assessment of a person’s knowledge and competencies whilst on-the-job (in the workplace).  Options can vary across qualifications and campuses.

Duration 12 Months
When Available all year round, 2021
Where Merredin
How Workplace Delivery

 

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