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Certificate III in Agriculture (Dairy Production)

National ID: AHC30216 | State ID: BDE3

 

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to work as a farm hand in dairy or livestock farming. You will learn skills in stock handling and feeding, milking operations, workplace health and safety, farm maintenance and machinery and equipment operation. You will also learn about first aid, effective communication, responding to emergencies and safety in the workplace.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a dairy farm hand.

Further study opportunities:

Further study opportunities:

Certificate IV in Agriculture

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Bunbury
Duration

Bunbury Campus
Traineeship, Workplace
This course is available for Semester 1
This course is available for Semester 2

HowTraineeship
Workplace
When
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

South Regional TAFE's indicative fees for 2017 are available at the link:
www.southregionaltafe.wa.edu.au/futurestudents/feespaymentoptions
These fees are indicative for local students enrolling full-time in government funded courses in 2017. Your fees will be calculated from your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Concessions (for eligible courses at certificate levels I to IV) and annual course fee caps may apply. Other charges may apply.

VET Student Loan
Students in Diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. Only an Australian citizen, a permanent humanitarian visa holder and resident in Australia, or a New Zealand Special Visa 444 student who can also provide evidence of a WACE Certificate (completion of Year 12) or equivalent can apply for a loan. For more information please see http://studyassist.gov.au/sites/StudyAssist/ (Opens in a new window )

For information on the VET Student Loan process at South Regional TAFE please see http://www.southregionaltafe.wa.edu.au/futurestudents/vet-student-loans

International students
Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.
International students can only study full-time. For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses

 

Units

Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Contribute to work health and safety processesAHCWHS301BAP92
Coordinate milking operationsAHCDRY301BAQ99
Establish pastures and crops for livestock productionAHCBAC302BAQ93
Implement animal health control programsAHCLSK309BAM03
Implement feeding plans for livestockAHCLSK311BAR10
Implement procedures for calvingAHCLSK329BAO30
Plan and construct an electric fenceAHCINF302BAM13
Prepare and apply chemicalsAHCCHM303BAN65
Rear newborn and young livestockAHCLSK318BAR40
Respond to emergenciesAHCWRK303BAO19
Transport and store chemicalsAHCCHM304BAN70
Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Administer medication to livestockAHCLSK301BAQ92
Artificially inseminate livestockAHCAIS303BAM90
Castrate livestockAHCLSK325BAO42
Collect, store and administer colostrumAHCLSK327BAP30
Conserve forageAHCBAC301BAS49
Coordinate artificial insemination and fertility management of livestockAHCLSK312BAN09
Identify and draft livestockAHCLSK308BAN81
Maintain livestock water suppliesAHCLSK305BAR80
Milk livestockAHCDRY201BAL96
Operate quad bikesAHCMOM212BAU01
Operate tractorsAHCMOM202BAN17
Plan and construct conventional fencingAHCINF303BAO88
Prepare for and implement natural mating of livestockAHCLSK315BAS46
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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Part time, flexible or online courses have rolling enrolments. For help enrolling or for more information contact your local campus.
Please note that all delivery modes may not be available at all campuses, please check with individual campuses on modes of study.

For full time courses, apply at http://tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au when applications are open.
For international students, contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au  
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 621 445 or email enquiry@srtafe.wa.edu.au  

Part time, flexible or online courses have rolling enrolments. For help enrolling or for more information contact your local campus.
Please note that all delivery modes may not be available at all campuses, please check with individual campuses on modes of study.

For full time courses, apply at http://tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au when applications are open.
For international students, contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au  
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 621 445 or email enquiry@srtafe.wa.edu.au  

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Page last updated November 24, 2017