Qualification: Certificate IV
National Code: AHC41316
Duration: Up to 24 Months
This qualification is a specialist wool classing qualification for wool classers and enables them to apply for registration with AWEX Ltd. as a professional Australian wool classer.
This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship.
CORE AND ELECTIVE UNITS
Total number of units to complete: 14
Number of core units: 14
Number of elective units: Nil
|Unit Code||Unit Title|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid|
|AHCWOL301||Appraise wool using industry descriptions|
|AHCWOL303||Prepare wool based on its characteristics|
|AHCWOL304||Prepare fleece wool for classing|
|AHCWOL305||Prepare skirtings and oddments|
|AHCWOL307||Document a wool clip|
|AHCWOL310||Press wool for a clip|
|AHCWOL311||Perform shed duties|
|AHCWOL401||Determine wool classing strategies|
|AHCWOL403||Plan, implement and review wool harvesting and clip preparation|
|AHCWOL404||Establish work routines and manage wool harvesting and preparation staff|
|AHCWOL405||Class fleece wool|
|AHCWRK401||Implement and monitor quality assurance procedures|
|AHCWHS401||Maintain work health and safety processes|
Supervising wool handlers, establishing and maintaining the shed’s Work Health and Safety program,
monitoring shearing shed duties, wool preparation for classing, determining the classing strategy for the wool clip, new technologies in clip preparation, industry supervision and documentation, preparing team wages
Job roles for candidates with this qualification include:
Australian Wool Classer, wool broker
There are no entry requirements for this qualification. Credit for this qualification may come from completion of Certificate III in Wool Clip Preparation or Certificate III in Advanced Wool Handling
Flexible delivery with in-shed training and assessment with regional workshops in NSW.
Flexible delivery with monthly Saturday workshops in Bathurst or other regional centres depending on demand.
Location: NSW Regions: Capital (Includes Yass, Comma), Central West, Far West and Orana, Murray (Includes Albury, Hay, Deniliquin), New England, Riverina
Start Date: Flexible – can start any time
Contact name: Phillip Ward
Duration: Up to 24 months, depending on existing skills and knowledge.
COSTS: The amount you will pay will depend on your individual circumstance.
‘This training is subsidised by the NSW Government’
Government subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $3240
The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption.
Please contact Australian Agricultural Training for a personal fee assessment or check our website www.aussieagtraining.com for the fee schedule.
Australian Agricultural training can make arrangements for payment by instalment please contact us.
AWEX course notes will be provided electronically via USB or may be purchased in paper based volumes.
Code of Practice will be supplied by Australian Agricultural Training
UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER
If you are a new or continuing student undertaking nationally recognised training you need a USI to receive your qualification or statement of attainment. Australian Agricultural Training can assist you with this or alternatively you can create your USI by going to https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi
Please contact Australian Agriculture Training on 0432665331 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
THIRD PARTY PROVISION
Australian Agricultural Training contracts Royal Life Saving New south Wales to provide the learning materials and assessments for the unit HLTAID003 Provide first aid. Australian Agricultural Training employs an accredited Royal Life Saving trainer and assessor to conduct the training and assess the learners.
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING (RPL)
You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so you may wish to have this recognised. This may reduce your training time. Please contact us.
Pathways for candidates considering this qualification include:
Diploma of Agriculture