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Certificate II in Agriculture

Career Area:Environmental, Horticulture & Primary Industries Product Code:AHC20110-01V03 National Code:AHC20110
Certificate II in AgricultureThis course is for people with little or no experience who want to work in
livestock, cropping or mixed farming enterprises as farm assistants or station
hands.

You will learn about safe work practices and environmental practices, as well as
basic technical skills relevant to the selected industry area. This could
include: broad acre cropping; dairy; livestock production; irrigation; horse
breeding; machinery operation and maintenance; pork production, sheep and wool;
and pest control.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Pathways into the qualification
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This qualification may be assessed by direct entry. Completion of the Cotton
Industry Skill Set will provide credit in this qualification.

Prior Learning

For further information please refer to the Recognition area of the Hunter TAFE website.

Career Pathways

Farm assistant, mixed farming enterprise assistant, station hand

Disclaimer

Courses will run subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability is subject to review and change.

Students with Disabilities

If you are considering studying with Hunter TAFE and are unsure what impact your disability may have on your study, please feel free to contact Disability Services to find out!

Delivery Locations, Important Dates, Study Options and Timetables

Scone Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Important Information
01-02-2016 Flexible
for 1 year
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

To apply for this course, click APPLY NOW.

Students are also required to attend one of the following enrolment sessions to finalise their enrolment.

Date: Friday, 20 November 2015 OR Wednesday, 20 January 2016
Time: 10.00am to 2.00pm
Location: Scone Campus, Building B, Ground Floor, Room 2 (B.G.2)
OR
Date: Wednesday, 3 February 2016
Time: 10.00am to 2.00pm
Location: Scone Campus, Building B, Ground Floor, Room 2 (B.G.2)

If you cannot attend the enrolment session please contact us on 131 225 for the required pre-enrolment information.

To enrol in this course one of the following is required as evidence of citizenship:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.

To assess eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer students are required to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW).

Students will also need to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit www.usi.gov.au

The following additional evidence is required to support applications for fee concessions or exemptions:
- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- Alternative evidence if you are a student with a disability, impairment or long term medical condition such as documentation supporting a Rehabilitation Plan.

Jobseekers are required to provide full details of their jobactive provider and jobseeker identification (JSID) number.

The Enrolment Readiness Checklist and other important enrolment information is available under the Students tab on this website.

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Attendance will be advised at the enrolment session. Flexible pattern, drop in session Wednesday from 10.30am to 4.00pm, some Block Release attendance depending on unit selection as per Timetable. Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,110.00

The 2016 Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $1,330.00

The 2016 Concession Fee for this course is $160.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption.
Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students being approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 so that Hunter TAFE can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.
Students can pay their Student Qualification Fee upfront or undertake a Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. A copy the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan Agreement can be found on this website under the Students tab, and then choose Fees and Charges.

Some programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs over and above the Student Qualification Fee, and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of your studies.

If enrolling in this course, students will need to purchase the following essential equipment. Estimated costs are listed below:

Chemical Application Workbook and Accreditation Card - $25.00

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the students own expense.

The Hunter TAFE Fee and Refund Policy advises Hunter TAFE customers of their obligations with regard to Student Fees and Additional Costs, and of eligibility requirements for refunds. The policy can be found on this website under the Students tab, and then choose Fees and Charges.
Apply NowEnquire Now
Scone Campus campus
Semester: Semester 01-02-2016,
Study Options: Flexible, , 1Y weeks
How to Enrol: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

To apply for this course, click APPLY NOW.

Students are also required to attend one of the following enrolment sessions to finalise their enrolment.

Date: Friday, 20 November 2015 OR Wednesday, 20 January 2016
Time: 10.00am to 2.00pm
Location: Scone Campus, Building B, Ground Floor, Room 2 (B.G.2)
OR
Date: Wednesday, 3 February 2016
Time: 10.00am to 2.00pm
Location: Scone Campus, Building B, Ground Floor, Room 2 (B.G.2)

If you cannot attend the enrolment session please contact us on 131 225 for the required pre-enrolment information.

To enrol in this course one of the following is required as evidence of citizenship:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.

To assess eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer students are required to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW).

Students will also need to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit www.usi.gov.au

The following additional evidence is required to support applications for fee concessions or exemptions:
- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- Alternative evidence if you are a student with a disability, impairment or long term medical condition such as documentation supporting a Rehabilitation Plan.

Jobseekers are required to provide full details of their jobactive provider and jobseeker identification (JSID) number.

The Enrolment Readiness Checklist and other important enrolment information is available under the Students tab on this website.
Proposed Timetable: Attendance will be advised at the enrolment session. Flexible pattern, drop in session Wednesday from 10.30am to 4.00pm, some Block Release attendance depending on unit selection as per Timetable.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,110.00

The 2016 Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $1,330.00

The 2016 Concession Fee for this course is $160.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption.
Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students being approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 so that Hunter TAFE can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.
Students can pay their Student Qualification Fee upfront or undertake a Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. A copy the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan Agreement can be found on this website under the Students tab, and then choose Fees and Charges.

Some programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs over and above the Student Qualification Fee, and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of your studies.

If enrolling in this course, students will need to purchase the following essential equipment. Estimated costs are listed below:

Chemical Application Workbook and Accreditation Card - $25.00

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the students own expense.

The Hunter TAFE Fee and Refund Policy advises Hunter TAFE customers of their obligations with regard to Student Fees and Additional Costs, and of eligibility requirements for refunds. The policy can be found on this website under the Students tab, and then choose Fees and Charges.
Important Information:

Singleton Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Important Information
01-02-2016 Flexible
for 36 weeks
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

To apply for this course, click APPLY NOW.

Students are also required to attend one of the following enrolment sessions to finalise their enrolment.

Date: Tuesday, 1 December 2015
Time: 10.00am
Location: Singleton Campus, Building G, Ground Floor, Room 2 (GG.2)
Or
Date: Tuesday, 19 January 2016
Time: 10.00am
Location: Singleton Campus, Building G, Ground Floor, Room 2 (GG.2)

If you cannot attend the enrolment session please contact us on 131 225 for the required pre-enrolment information.

To enrol in this course one of the following is required as evidence of citizenship:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.

To assess eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer students are required to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW).

Students will also need to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit www.usi.gov.au

The following additional evidence is required to support applications for fee concessions or exemptions:
- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- Alternative evidence if you are a student with a disability, impairment or long term medical condition such as documentation supporting a Rehabilitation Plan.

Jobseekers are required to provide full details of their jobactive provider and jobseeker identification (JSID) number.

The Enrolment Readiness Checklist and other important enrolment information is available under the Students tab on this website.

This course is also available as a Traineeship.

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Dependant on Unit Selection some Block Attendance over 2 days may be required Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,110.00

The 2016 Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $1,330.00

The 2016 Concession Fee for this course is $160.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption.
Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students being approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 so that Hunter TAFE can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.
Students can pay their Student Qualification Fee upfront or undertake a Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. A copy the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan Agreement can be found on this website under the Students tab, and then choose Fees and Charges.

Some programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs over and above the Student Qualification Fee, and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of your studies.

If enrolling in this course, students will need to purchase the following essential equipment. Estimated costs are listed below:
Chemical Application Workbook and Accreditation Card $25.00

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the students own expense.

The Hunter TAFE Fee and Refund Policy advises Hunter TAFE customers of their obligations with regard to Student Fees and Additional Costs, and of eligibility requirements for refunds. The policy can be found on this website under the Students tab, and then choose Fees and Charges.
Other Information

For practical training, students will require - cotton drill shirt, trousers, hat and leather work boots

Apply NowEnquire Now
Singleton Campus campus
Semester: Semester 01-02-2016,
Study Options: Flexible, , 36W weeks
How to Enrol: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

To apply for this course, click APPLY NOW.

Students are also required to attend one of the following enrolment sessions to finalise their enrolment.

Date: Tuesday, 1 December 2015
Time: 10.00am
Location: Singleton Campus, Building G, Ground Floor, Room 2 (GG.2)
Or
Date: Tuesday, 19 January 2016
Time: 10.00am
Location: Singleton Campus, Building G, Ground Floor, Room 2 (GG.2)

If you cannot attend the enrolment session please contact us on 131 225 for the required pre-enrolment information.

To enrol in this course one of the following is required as evidence of citizenship:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.

To assess eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer students are required to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW).

Students will also need to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit www.usi.gov.au

The following additional evidence is required to support applications for fee concessions or exemptions:
- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- Alternative evidence if you are a student with a disability, impairment or long term medical condition such as documentation supporting a Rehabilitation Plan.

Jobseekers are required to provide full details of their jobactive provider and jobseeker identification (JSID) number.

The Enrolment Readiness Checklist and other important enrolment information is available under the Students tab on this website.

This course is also available as a Traineeship.
Proposed Timetable: Dependant on Unit Selection some Block Attendance over 2 days may be required
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,110.00

The 2016 Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $1,330.00

The 2016 Concession Fee for this course is $160.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption.
Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students being approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 so that Hunter TAFE can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.
Students can pay their Student Qualification Fee upfront or undertake a Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. A copy the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan Agreement can be found on this website under the Students tab, and then choose Fees and Charges.

Some programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs over and above the Student Qualification Fee, and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of your studies.

If enrolling in this course, students will need to purchase the following essential equipment. Estimated costs are listed below:
Chemical Application Workbook and Accreditation Card $25.00

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the students own expense.

The Hunter TAFE Fee and Refund Policy advises Hunter TAFE customers of their obligations with regard to Student Fees and Additional Costs, and of eligibility requirements for refunds. The policy can be found on this website under the Students tab, and then choose Fees and Charges.
Important Information: Other Information

For practical training, students will require - cotton drill shirt, trousers, hat and leather work boots