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Certificate II in Agriculture

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
05-02-2015 Flexible
5hrs/Week for 36 weeks
Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Students need to attend an information session on: (insert information session details as per below)

Date: 27/01/2015

Time: Anytime between 1.00 pm - 7.00 pm

Location: Scone Campus, Building B, Ground Floor, Room 3 (B.G.3)

At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification.

Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.

15SCO-155

Days of attendance will be advised at the information session. 3.0 hours part time evening per week plus home study for completion of assignment tasks. Classes will commence at 6.00 pm until 9.00 pm. Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,110.00

Total: $1,110.00

The fee displayed for this qualification is the standard first qualification or traineeship fee (where applicable) for training subsidised by the NSW Government.

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidised by the NSW Government is $5860.

Students can pay their fee up front or enquire about the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan. Your fee or instalment plan need to be finalised at enrolment.

A number of programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs. Personal costs over and above the student qualification fee may include items such as textbooks, student reference materials, web-based log books, personal protective equipment, tool kits and trade tools.

Specific costs and suppliers will be outlined at the information session or in the first class. Some of these are essential equipment and will become the physical property of the student to retain beyond training and other costs are optional. Students will be required to purchase essential equipment as required.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Other Information

Students will combine their study for the core units and some common electives, with other learner groups.

Students may then be able to choose electives dependant on demand.

You will be required to attend Practical Training sessions at Scone Campus for up to three days each semester, with classes commencing at 9.00 am until 4.00 pm.

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

Please contact the teaching section for further study options.

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Scone Campus campus
Semester: Semester 05-02-2015,
Study Options: Flexible, 5hrs/Week, 36W weeks
How to Enrol: Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Students need to attend an information session on: (insert information session details as per below)

Date: 27/01/2015

Time: Anytime between 1.00 pm - 7.00 pm

Location: Scone Campus, Building B, Ground Floor, Room 3 (B.G.3)

At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification.

Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Proposed Timetable: Days of attendance will be advised at the information session. 3.0 hours part time evening per week plus home study for completion of assignment tasks. Classes will commence at 6.00 pm until 9.00 pm.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,110.00

Total: $1,110.00

The fee displayed for this qualification is the standard first qualification or traineeship fee (where applicable) for training subsidised by the NSW Government.

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidised by the NSW Government is $5860.

Students can pay their fee up front or enquire about the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan. Your fee or instalment plan need to be finalised at enrolment.

A number of programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs. Personal costs over and above the student qualification fee may include items such as textbooks, student reference materials, web-based log books, personal protective equipment, tool kits and trade tools.

Specific costs and suppliers will be outlined at the information session or in the first class. Some of these are essential equipment and will become the physical property of the student to retain beyond training and other costs are optional. Students will be required to purchase essential equipment as required.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Important Information: Other Information

Students will combine their study for the core units and some common electives, with other learner groups.

Students may then be able to choose electives dependant on demand.

You will be required to attend Practical Training sessions at Scone Campus for up to three days each semester, with classes commencing at 9.00 am until 4.00 pm.

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

Please contact the teaching section for further study options.

Singleton Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Important Information
03-02-2015 Flexible
5hrs/Week for 1 year
Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government

Students need to attend an information session on:

Date: 28/01/2015

Time: Between 1.00 pm and 7.00 pm.

Location: Singleton Campus, Building G, Ground Floor, Room2 (G.G.2)

At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification.

Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.

15SIN-136

3 hours part time evening per week plus home study for completion of assignment tasks. Classes will commence at 6.00 pm until 9.00 pm. Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,110.00

Total: $1,110.00

The fee displayed for this qualification is the standard first qualification or traineeship fee (where applicable) for training subsidised by the NSW Government.

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidised by the NSW Government is $5,860.00.

Students can pay their fee up front or enquire about the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan. Your fee or instalment plan needs to be finalised at enrolment.

A number of programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs. Personal costs over and above the student qualification fee may include items such as textbooks, student reference materials, web-based log books, personal protective equipment, tool kits and trade tools.

Specific costs and suppliers will be outlined at the information session or in the first class. Some of these are essential equipment and will become the physical property of the student to retain beyond training and other costs are optional. Students will be required to purchase essential equipment as required.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Other Information

You will be required to attend Practical Training sessions at Scone Campus for up to three days each semester, with classes commencing at 9.00 am till 4.00 pm.

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

Apply Now
Singleton Campus campus
Semester: Semester 03-02-2015,
Study Options: Flexible, 5hrs/Week, 1Y weeks
How to Enrol: Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government

Students need to attend an information session on:

Date: 28/01/2015

Time: Between 1.00 pm and 7.00 pm.

Location: Singleton Campus, Building G, Ground Floor, Room2 (G.G.2)

At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification.

Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Proposed Timetable: 3 hours part time evening per week plus home study for completion of assignment tasks. Classes will commence at 6.00 pm until 9.00 pm.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,110.00

Total: $1,110.00

The fee displayed for this qualification is the standard first qualification or traineeship fee (where applicable) for training subsidised by the NSW Government.

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidised by the NSW Government is $5,860.00.

Students can pay their fee up front or enquire about the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan. Your fee or instalment plan needs to be finalised at enrolment.

A number of programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs. Personal costs over and above the student qualification fee may include items such as textbooks, student reference materials, web-based log books, personal protective equipment, tool kits and trade tools.

Specific costs and suppliers will be outlined at the information session or in the first class. Some of these are essential equipment and will become the physical property of the student to retain beyond training and other costs are optional. Students will be required to purchase essential equipment as required.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Important Information: Other Information

You will be required to attend Practical Training sessions at Scone Campus for up to three days each semester, with classes commencing at 9.00 am till 4.00 pm.

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