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Agriculture - Certificate II (AHC20116-01V01)
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Study area: Agriculture 
National code: AHC20116  (Nationally Recognised Training)
Locations:
Location  Attendance  Duration  Commencing  Attendance days 
Yallah  Flexible  28 Weeks 7-Feb-2019  Thu 
Features: Traineeships, School trainees, TVET 
Description: This qualification provides an entry level occupational outcome in agriculture.

The qualification enables individuals to select a livestock production or cropping context as a job focus or, in the case of mixed farming enterprises, both.
Industry expects individuals with this qualification to carry out routine tasks under general supervision and exercise limited autonomy with some accountability for their own work.

This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship.

Job roles vary across different industry sectors and may include:
- Assistant animal attendant/stockperson
- Assistant Farm or Station hand
- Assistant Farm or Station worker
- Assistant Farm or Station labourer

No occupational licensing, legislative or certification requirements are known to apply to this qualification at the time of publication. 
Entry requirements: There are no entry requirements for this qualification. 
Career opportunities: Assistant animal attendant/stockperson Assistant Farm or Station hand Assistant Farm or Station worker Assistant Farm or Station labourer 
Support for students: TAFE NSW has a range of support services available including support for students with disabilities, extensive library and information services, career advice and counselling, children's centres and support for multicultural or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. No matter what your circumstances are, TAFE NSW can assist you in many ways. 
Course availability
Location: Yallah
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Yallah Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering code: 19YLH-019 
Attendance mode: Flexible 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 28 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Course delivered Flexibly with workshops, commencing Thursday 7 February 2019 at the TAFE NSW Yallah Campus in classroom AF09 at 9.00am till 11.00am. 
Hours per week:
Starting from: 7-Feb-2019 
About: Your first class and Orientation will be held on Thursday 7 February 2019 at the TAFE NSW Yallah Campus in classroom AF09 at 9.00am till 11.00am

Semester 1 Information Week Monday, 21 January to Friday, 25 January 2019. Register your interest via TAFE NSW's Facebook page HERE

This is a mixed mode delivery course. You will work online using Moodle. Your teacher will set activities and be in contact throughout your training. The practical component will take place in week blocks at Yallah Campus. The proposed dates and times for the blocks will run from 8.30am - 4.30pm Monday to Friday from the 15 -19 April, 8 - 12 July and 30 September - 4 October 2019 but these are subject to change with advance notice.
Your teacher will provide you with your individual timetable at orientation.

Students will be required to bring writing material and provide their own (PPE) Personal Protective Equipment such as covered footwear, long sleeve shirt and pants for classes and workshops. This is a Certificate II level course. Skills to study effectively include reading and writing to interpret information, the ability to work a team, receive and act on instructions and communicate with others.

Would you like to turn your passion for Agriculture into a livelihood or just expand your interest with new knowledge and skills? Come to Yallah (just down the road from Wollongong) to study our Certificate II in Agriculture. Learn about the Industry that produces the food and fibre we use every day.

This qualification provides an entry level occupational outcome in agriculture and enables individuals to select a livestock production &/or cropping context as a job focus. Further training pathways from this qualification include Certificate III in Agriculture (General or Dairy Production), Certificate III in Pork Production and Certificate III in Horse Industry. Topics covered may include, Pastures, Livestock handling, Farm chemical application, Machinery maintenance, Quad bike operation, Livestock feeding & Animal health, fencing.

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
• Assistant animal attendant/stockperson
• Assistant Farm or Station hand
• Assistant Farm or Station worker
• Assistant Farm or Station labourer

There are no entry requirements for this course which consists of 3 core and 15 elective units. It will be delivered using a blended model with some class attendance at our farms at Yallah campus (just down the road from Wollongong) and also independent learning using an online Moodle platform. You will need access to a computer and reliable internet to complete this course.
Applying and enrolling: Congratulations on deciding to enrol with TAFE NSW!

Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. The following steps will set you up to study with us:
Choose your course and where you want to study Assess your eligibility Obtain your Unique Student Identifier (USI)

If you have any queries, one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you.
Call 131 601 or send us an enquiry. We can help talk you through all your options.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,120
Second qualification $1,340
Concession $160
Exemption $0
Full Fee $5,380
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. This criteria will determine your exact fee. Students who meet additional specified criteria, may be eligible for a concession fee or a fee exemption. In claiming the concession or exemption students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility.

Payment Plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.

To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
Comments: Your first class and Orientation will be held on Thursday 7 February 2019 at the TAFE NSW Yallah Campus in classroom AF09 at 9.00am till 11.00am.

This is a mixed mode delivery course. You will work online using Moodle. Your teacher will set activities and be in contact throughout your training. The practical component will take place in week blocks at Yallah Campus. The proposed dates and times for the blocks will run from 8.30am - 4.30pm Monday to Friday from the 15th to the 19th April, 8th to the 12th July and 30th September to the 4th of October 2019 but these are subject to change with advance notice.
Your teacher will provide you with your individual timetable at orientation.

Students must wear appropriate clothing with enclosed shoes and hat/suncream and arrange their own accommodation and transport as required. This course will only run with sufficient numbers and the delivery format may change as required but students will be notified in advance.

Thank you for choosing TAFE NSW for your learning experience; we are committed to your success. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601