Certificate III in Agriculture

National ID: AHC30116
State ID: BCW6
Qualification level: Certificate III

Course is available at the following locations

Private
Coastal and Rural Training Pty Ltd T/A Rural Training Australia

This qualification is delivered 100% at your workplace and tailored to suit your requirement and to service your industry (Agriculture, Rural Operation, Feedlots) with the best practise used in Australia.

This qualification provides trainees with the skills and knowledge in agriculture and cattle production, including dealing with different weather conditions and managing sustainability, how to use chemicals safely and manage biosecurity threats, and how to use and maintain farming machinery. You will specialise in one of these areas: Livestock, crops or mixed livestock and crops. You can choose to learn the various systems and methods of beef cattle production, pen-riding, operating farm machinery etc.

What will I learn? 

  • Tending livestock
  • Planting crops and harvesting crops
  • Mustering, moving and penning up livestock
  • Driving a range of farm vehicles including tractors
  • Controlling weeds and pests
  • Applying chemicals
  • Providing support for basic repair of plant and machinery
  • Performing routine maintenance including basic fencing and irrigation.
  • Cattle production – intensive, semi- intensive
  • Materials for handling cattle, cattle identification
  • Branding, ear marking and ear tags
  • Dehorning both chemical and mechanical methods
  • Castration, dips and injecting cattle and much more

Training is delivered in the Great Southern, Midwest, Perth. Pilbara and Kimberley via:

  • Face-to-Face
  • At the Workplace
  • Blended
  • Traineeship

Course description

This qualification is delivered 100% at your workplace and tailored to suit your requirement and to service your industry (Agriculture, Rural Operation, Feedlots) with the best practise used in Australia.

This qualification provides trainees with the skills and knowledge in agriculture and cattle production, including dealing with different weather conditions and managing sustainability, how to use chemicals safely and manage biosecurity threats, and how to use and maintain farming machinery. You will specialise in one of these areas: Livestock, crops or mixed livestock and crops. You can choose to learn the various systems and methods of beef cattle production, pen-riding, operating farm machinery etc.

What will I learn? 

  • Tending livestock
  • Planting crops and harvesting crops
  • Mustering, moving and penning up livestock
  • Driving a range of farm vehicles including tractors
  • Controlling weeds and pests
  • Applying chemicals
  • Providing support for basic repair of plant and machinery
  • Performing routine maintenance including basic fencing and irrigation.
  • Cattle production – intensive, semi- intensive
  • Materials for handling cattle, cattle identification
  • Branding, ear marking and ear tags
  • Dehorning both chemical and mechanical methods
  • Castration, dips and injecting cattle and much more

Training is delivered in the Great Southern, Midwest, Perth. Pilbara and Kimberley via:

  • Face-to-Face
  • At the Workplace
  • Blended
  • Traineeship

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
Central Regional TAFE

<h3>If a life on the land appeals to you, now is the time to grab the wheel.</h3>
<p>Learn vital skills for a sustainable industry from livestock breeding, health and transportation, to establishing pastures and crop harvesting. Become a qualified operator of machinery such as tractors, skid-steers and front-end loaders and learn best practice for building stock fences and more.</p>
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<p>This 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. Individuals with this qualification perform tasks in a variety of contexts, which involve some judgement in selecting equipment and services</p>
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<h4>Half price fees apply!</h4>

Course description

<h3>If a life on the land appeals to you, now is the time to grab the wheel.</h3>
<p>Learn vital skills for a sustainable industry from livestock breeding, health and transportation, to establishing pastures and crop harvesting. Become a qualified operator of machinery such as tractors, skid-steers and front-end loaders and learn best practice for building stock fences and more.</p>
<div class="c-panel-heading">
<p>This 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. Individuals with this qualification perform tasks in a variety of contexts, which involve some judgement in selecting equipment and services</p>
</div>
<h4>Half price fees apply!</h4>

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Regional TAFE

<h3>A career in agriculture is not only a job but a unique way of life, away from bustling cities and towns.</h3>
<p>The Certificate III in Agriculture 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.</p>
<p>Industry expects individuals with this qualification to perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications applied in a wide variety of contexts, which may involve application of some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures.</p>
<p>This course is available at other campus locations upon request.</p>

Course description

<h3>A career in agriculture is not only a job but a unique way of life, away from bustling cities and towns.</h3>
<p>The Certificate III in Agriculture 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.</p>
<p>Industry expects individuals with this qualification to perform tasks involving a broad range of skilled applications applied in a wide variety of contexts, which may involve application of some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures.</p>
<p>This course is available at other campus locations upon request.</p>

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Regional TAFE

<p>This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in agriculture. The qualification enables individuals to select a livestock production, horticulture or livestock context as a job focus or, in the case of mixed farming enterprises, both horticulture and livestock.<br />
Individuals with this qualification perform tasks in a variety of contexts, which involve some judgement in selecting equipment and services.</p>
<p><strong>Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.</strong></p>

Course description

<p>This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in agriculture. The qualification enables individuals to select a livestock production, horticulture or livestock context as a job focus or, in the case of mixed farming enterprises, both horticulture and livestock.<br />
Individuals with this qualification perform tasks in a variety of contexts, which involve some judgement in selecting equipment and services.</p>
<p><strong>Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.</strong></p>

Campus locations

Course page link