CERTIFICATE III IN AGRICULTURE
National Code: AHC30122
Duration: 12 Months
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.
The testamur issued for this qualification is to be titled AHC30122 Certificate III in Agriculture.
This qualification is suitable for an Australian Traineeship.
No occupational licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
Core and Elective Units
Apply environmentally sustainable work practices
Contribute to work health and safety processes
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.
Maintain pastures and crops for livestock production
Establish pastures and crops for livestock production
Establish agricultural crops
Prepare chemicals to control pests, weeds, and diseases
Install, maintain, and repair fencing
Plan and construct an electric fence
Plan and construct conventional fencing
Administer medication to livestock
Maintain livestock water supplies
Identify and draft livestock
Implement animal health programs
Implement feeding plans to livestock
Rear young livestock
Operate and maintain chainsaws
Operate side by side utility vehicles
Operate quad bikes
Perform machinery maintenance
Operate machinery and equipment
Assist with soil media sampling and testing
Sample soils and interpret results
Perform board duties
Carry out wool pressing
Prepare facilities for shearing and crutching
Monitor weath conditions
Job roles vary across different industry sectors and may include:
Farm or station hand
Farm or station worker
Livestock transport driver
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 $1000 FEE FREE CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
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.
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.