Identify and manage cattle, sheep, horses and goats.
You will gain the skills and knowledge to understand and manage cattle, sheep, horses and goats which includes learning about their behavioural characteristics, welfare requirements, handling and transportation.
You'll gain skills in:
- Understanding the basic behaviour of livestock
- Understanding their welfare requirements, low stress handling and transportation
- Using safe work practices
- Handle, gather and move large animals
- Assessing the condition of livestock
- Relocating large animals
- Completing relevant documentation
- Complying with legal and legislative requirements
Travel is required for site visits. Please contact the lecturer prior to the course if you have any concerns.
Study options and how to apply
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Semester 2, 2023
Muresk - Livestock Management and Control - 17 to 20 October
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Please note: Course information and fees are subject to change without notice.
- Fees may differ between campus locations due to the difference between elective units in the course study plan or a need to adapt courses to meet local industry needs.
- Fees may also differ for individuals depending on units of study selected, prior qualifications and recognition of prior learning (RPL).
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