CERTIFICATE III IN ADVANCED WOOL HANDLING
National Code: AHC33116
Duration: 12 Months
This qualification focuses on a specialist wool handling role and allows individuals who are already working in the wool handling industry to develop further skills and knowledge in order to fulfil specialist roles in the organisation.
The wool 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.
This qualification is suitable for an Australian Traineeship.
Core and Elective Units
Apply animal welfare principles to handling and husbandry of livestock
Carry out wool pressing
Prepare fleece wool for classing
Prepare skirtings and oddments
Prepare facilities for shearing and crutching
Perform shed duties
Comply with industry quality assurance requiremnets
Contribute to work health and safety processes
Prepare wool based on it characteristics
Press wool for a clip
Total Number of Units to Complete
Number of Core Units
Number of Elective Units
*Elective units can be changed to meet your needs and employment context within the limits of the packaging rules specific to the qualification.
Job roles vary across different industry sectors and may include:
Leading hand rouseabout
Shearing shed hand
There are NO entry requirements for this qualification
Flexible delivery with on farm, onsite training and assessment
*The amount you will pay will depend on your individual circumstances
Government subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $1690
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 access the Fee Schedule
Recognition of Prior Learning
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.