Certificate III in Agriculture

National ID: AHC30116
State ID: BCW6
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Private
COASTAL AND RURAL TRAINING PTY LTD T/A RURAL TRAINING AUSTRALIA

Workplace Traineeship Overview

This training package is delivered 100% at your workplace and tailored to suit your requirement and to service your industry (Agriculture, Rural Operation, Feedlots) with the best practise used in Australia.

This qualification provides trainees with the skills and knowledge in agriculture and cattle production, including dealing with different weather conditions and managing sustainability, how to use chemicals safely and manage biosecurity threats, and how to use and maintain farming machinery. You will specialise in one of these areas: Livestock, crops or mixed livestock and crops You can choose to learn the various systems and methods of beef cattle production, Pen-riding, operating farm machinery and many more.

What do I learn? 

All Training packages are programmed to suit your needs and your requirements. Please contact Kylie and she can help you design the qualification content to suit your industry requirements.

  • Tending livestock
  • Planting crops and harvesting crops
  • Mustering, moving and penning up livestock
  • Driving a range of farm vehicles including tractors
  • Controlling weeds and pests
  • Applying chemicals
  • Providing support for basic repair of plant and machinery
  • Performing routine maintenance including basic fencing and irrigation.
  • Cattle production – intensive, semi- intensive
  • Sheep production – intensive, semi- intensive
  • Materials for handling cattle, cattle identification
  • Branding, ear marking and ear tags.
  • Dehorning both chemical and mechanical methods.
  • Castration, dips and injecting cattle and many more…..

Delivery

Training is delivered fully on-the-job via

  • Face-to-Face
  • At the Workplace
  • Blended
  • Traineeship

Course description

Workplace Traineeship Overview

This training package is delivered 100% at your workplace and tailored to suit your requirement and to service your industry (Agriculture, Rural Operation, Feedlots) with the best practise used in Australia.

This qualification provides trainees with the skills and knowledge in agriculture and cattle production, including dealing with different weather conditions and managing sustainability, how to use chemicals safely and manage biosecurity threats, and how to use and maintain farming machinery. You will specialise in one of these areas: Livestock, crops or mixed livestock and crops You can choose to learn the various systems and methods of beef cattle production, Pen-riding, operating farm machinery and many more.

What do I learn? 

All Training packages are programmed to suit your needs and your requirements. Please contact Kylie and she can help you design the qualification content to suit your industry requirements.

  • Tending livestock
  • Planting crops and harvesting crops
  • Mustering, moving and penning up livestock
  • Driving a range of farm vehicles including tractors
  • Controlling weeds and pests
  • Applying chemicals
  • Providing support for basic repair of plant and machinery
  • Performing routine maintenance including basic fencing and irrigation.
  • Cattle production – intensive, semi- intensive
  • Sheep production – intensive, semi- intensive
  • Materials for handling cattle, cattle identification
  • Branding, ear marking and ear tags.
  • Dehorning both chemical and mechanical methods.
  • Castration, dips and injecting cattle and many more…..

Delivery

Training is delivered fully on-the-job via

  • Face-to-Face
  • At the Workplace
  • Blended
  • Traineeship

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Regional TAFE

This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in agriculture. The 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.

Industry expects individuals with this qualification to perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications applied in a wide variety of contexts, which may involve application of some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures.

Course description

This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in agriculture. The 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.

Industry expects individuals with this qualification to perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications applied in a wide variety of contexts, which may involve application of some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
Central Regional TAFE

Training Package Version:

Does a life on the land appeal to you? 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.

Additional Resources

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

VET Student Loans

This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Course description

Training Package Version:

Does a life on the land appeal to you? 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.

Additional Resources

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

VET Student Loans

This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Regional TAFE

This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in agriculture. The qualification enables individuals to select a livestock production, horticulture or livestock context as a job focus or, in the case of mixed farming enterprises, both horticulture and livestock.
Individuals with this qualification perform tasks in a variety of contexts, which involve some judgement in selecting equipment and services.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Course description

This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in agriculture. The qualification enables individuals to select a livestock production, horticulture or livestock context as a job focus or, in the case of mixed farming enterprises, both horticulture and livestock.
Individuals with this qualification perform tasks in a variety of contexts, which involve some judgement in selecting equipment and services.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Campus locations

Course page link