CERTIFICATE III IN AGRICULTURE

National Code: AHC30116

Duration: 12 Months

Start: Anytime

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 AHC30115 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

Core Units

Unit Code

AHCWRK309

AHCWRK301

 

    

Unit Title

Apply environmentally sustainable work practices

Contribute to work health and safety processes

Electives

Unit Code

Unit Title

16

Total Number of Units to Complete

2

Number of Core Units

14

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.

AHCCHM303

AHCCHM304

AHCINF302 

 

AHCINF303

 

AHCLSK301

 

AHCLSK305

 

AHCLSK308

 

AHCLSK311

 

AHCLSK325

 

AHCWRK204

 

AHCSOL401

AHCWOL310

AHCWOL311

Prepare and apply chemicals

Transport and store chemicals

Plan and construct an electric fence

Plan and construct conventional fencing

Administer medication to livestock

Maintain livestock water supplies

Identify and draft livestock

Implement feeding plans for livestock

Castrate livestock

Work effectively in the industry

Sample soils and interpret results

Press wool for a clip

Perform shed duties

Job Opportunities

Job roles vary across different industry sectors and may include:
 

  • Farm or station hand

  • Farm or station worker

  • Livestock transport driver

  • Shed hand

Entry Requirments

There are NO entry requirements for this qualification

Training Options

Flexible delivery with on farm, onsite training and assessment

Costs

*The amount you will pay will depend on your individual circumstances

Government subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $1000

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.