Certificate III in Agriculture (AHC30116) – Focus on animal studies
During this course you will be required to complete two core units and 14 electives.
AHCWRK309 – Apply environmentally sustainable work practices
AHCWHS301 – Contribute to work health and safety processes
Elective units (14 required, choose from the list below)
BSBINM201– Process and maintain workplace information
HLTAID003 – Provide first aid
AHCLSK301 – Administer medication to livestock
AHCMER301 – Process customer complaints
BSBITU203 – Communicate electronically
AHCWRK302 – Monitor weather conditions
AHCWRK303 – Respond to emergencies
ACMGAS301 – Maintain and monitor animal health and wellbeing
ACMGAS303 – Plan for and provide nutritional requirements for animals
AHCPCM303 – Identify plant specimens
AHCMOM202 – Operate tractors
ACMGAS206 – Provide basic first aid for animals
BSBFLM303 – Contribute to effective workplace relationships
ACMSPE307 – Provide basic care of freshwater fish
ACMSPE310 – Provide basic care of mammals
AHCLSK206 – Identify and mark livestock
AHCLSK205 – Handle livestock using basic techniques
This qualification provides individuals with skills and knowledge to work in range of rural enterprise, agriculture and companion animal services. This qualification also contains units that enable individuals to study the basics in animal handling, livestock production with a focus on companion animal studies, workplace communications and livestock.
This course can prepare you for a variety of entry point job roles including:
- farm hand;
- animal and livestock handling;
- companion animal services;
- pet shops, boarding kennels; and
- livestock husbandry.
Students enrolled in this course will also have the opportunity to participate in a complimentary second course to help them gain additional skills needed in the workplace. This includes communication, technological and problem solving skills. The Underpinning Skills for Industry Qualifications (USIQ) course will be held every Monday during term.
School leavers, new entrants in to the agriculture industry and people
looking for a pathway into further studies in agriculture or companion animal services.
Central Regional TAFE
RTO Code: 52789
7 February – 21 September 2018
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Certificate IV in Agriculture, veterinary nursing and diploma level courses in related industries.
Course fee does not include catering or accommodation.
Muresk Institute offers a variety of accommodation with shared
facilities (bathrooms and lounge/common rooms). For more information view
our facilities and complete an accommodation
T: 9690 1556
The above information is correct at the time of publishing however may be subject to change.
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