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.
Some things you'll learn:
- Production planning
- Climate risk strategies
- Animal husbandry
- Long-term crop management
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|Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent||Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)||Certificate III|
Qualification is workplace based and on the job training. Students must be working on a farm or industry to study Diploma of Agriculture.
Please contact lecturer Judi Forsyth (Mb: 0427 383 946) for an interview BEFORE enrolment. Students are encouraged to meet with lecturer for this if possible.
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.
Upon successful completion you will receive a Diploma in Agriculture.
Job opportunities include:
- Farm Production Manager
- Production Unit Manager
- Agribusiness Administrator
- Farm/Station Hand
- Station/Property Manager
- Farm Manager
Please note: This list is a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations
Study options and how to apply
Click on your preferred study option below to get started with your application or enrolment.
Available all year round, 2022
Merredin - Workplace Delivery
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.
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