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From farming essentials to machinery and tools, this Certificate III in Agriculture (AHC30116) course will ready you for a life on the land.
Delivered online by North Coast TAFE, through Open Colleges, this certificate qualification is ideal for those starting out in farming and agriculture, or those looking to formalise their skills and fill knowledge gaps.
You will have the opportunity to specialise in livestock, crops or a mixture of both, allowing you to tailor your education to your career goals. You will also cover farming basics and agriculture essentials so you will have the skills to deal with different weather conditions, manage sustainability, and use and maintain farming machinery and tools.
To successfully complete this agriculture course, you must undertake at least 175 hours of practical work experience on a commercial broadacre field cropping, and/or commercial livestock production farm.
These will be broken into two work placements; the first, a minimum of 105 hours and the second, a minimum of 70-75 hours.
To be eligible for entry into this course, applicants must meet the following requirements:
In this agriculture course, the units of competency you may study include:
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Certificate III in Agriculture (AHC30116) from North Coast TAFE.
Your practical work placement will let you put your theory to the test and experience life in a farm setting. By choosing targeted electives you will also able to steer your career in the right direction.
Curious about where a career in agriculture could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Open Colleges offers two flexible payment models to help make studying more affordable:
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