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Certificate IV in Agriculture

Career Area:Environmental, Horticulture & Primary Industries Product Code:AHC40110-01V02 National Code:AHC40110
Certificate IV in AgricultureThis course is for people wanting to develop post-trade skills and knowledge to
become specialists within the agriculture industry. It is designed to meet the
needs of supervisors or team leaders in the agriculture industry.

You will learn about maintaining safe work practices, as well as selected skills
areas which could include: cropping; dairy; livestock production; agribusiness;
chemicals use; irrigation; horse breeding; machinery operation and maintenance;
merchandising and sales; organic production; pest management; soils; and wool.
VET Fee Help approved Study now and pay later with a VET FEE-HELP student loan (available to eligible students).

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry.

Prior Learning

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

Career Pathways

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles
relevant to this qualification include:
- Farm team leader
- Farm supervisor
- Shed supervisor

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
03-02-2016 Flexible
5hrs/Week for 1 year
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

The Enrolment Session is scheduled to take place on:

Date: Friday, 20 November 2015
Time: 10.00am
Location: Scone Campus, Building B, Ground Floor, Room 2 (B.G.2)
Or
Date: Wednesday, 20 January 2016
Time: 10.00am
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 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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Classes will run on Wednesday from 9.30am to 2.30pm. Fee: $3,210.00


The Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $3,210.00
The 2016 Concession Fee for this course is $240.00.

Students can pay their fee upfront or take out a VET FEE-HELP Loan. This study now, pay later option is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government.

More information is available from the Fees and Charges section of this website. Please note it is a requirement to read the VET FEE-HELP Information for 2016 booklet before applying for this loan. It is important to note Census Date. Your Census Dates are the last day you can withdraw your enrolment without incurring the cost for each Unit of Study.

The qualification fee is made up of the following Units of Study:

Unit of Study 1: $803.00 Census Date - 7 March 2016

Unit of Study 2: $803.00 Census Date - 2 May 2016

Unit of Study 3: $803.00 Census Date - 25 July 2016

Unit of Study 4: $801.00 Census Date - 18 October 2016

For students ineligible for VET FEE-HELP, a fee instalment plan may be negotiated in line with the Units of Study above.

Some students may be eligible for a fee exemption or a concession fee. Your eligibility for an exemption or concession will be confirmed at the time of enrolment.

For students with a disability, impairment or long term condition, please ensure you have your Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) and the date of grant for your benefit, which you will find on your most current income statement. If you are on a Rehabilitation Plan, evidence is also required.
Local Entry Requirements

Additional Costs:
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;

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.

Other Information

Learners from the Lower Hunter may attend Singleton Campus for drop in sessions on Tuesday afternoon/evenings.

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Scone Campus campus
Semester: Semester 03-02-2016,
Study Options: Flexible, 5hrs/Week, 1Y weeks
How to Enrol: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

The Enrolment Session is scheduled to take place on:

Date: Friday, 20 November 2015
Time: 10.00am
Location: Scone Campus, Building B, Ground Floor, Room 2 (B.G.2)
Or
Date: Wednesday, 20 January 2016
Time: 10.00am
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 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: Classes will run on Wednesday from 9.30am to 2.30pm.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Fee: $3,210.00


The Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $3,210.00
The 2016 Concession Fee for this course is $240.00.

Students can pay their fee upfront or take out a VET FEE-HELP Loan. This study now, pay later option is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government.

More information is available from the Fees and Charges section of this website. Please note it is a requirement to read the VET FEE-HELP Information for 2016 booklet before applying for this loan. It is important to note Census Date. Your Census Dates are the last day you can withdraw your enrolment without incurring the cost for each Unit of Study.

The qualification fee is made up of the following Units of Study:

Unit of Study 1: $803.00 Census Date - 7 March 2016

Unit of Study 2: $803.00 Census Date - 2 May 2016

Unit of Study 3: $803.00 Census Date - 25 July 2016

Unit of Study 4: $801.00 Census Date - 18 October 2016

For students ineligible for VET FEE-HELP, a fee instalment plan may be negotiated in line with the Units of Study above.

Some students may be eligible for a fee exemption or a concession fee. Your eligibility for an exemption or concession will be confirmed at the time of enrolment.

For students with a disability, impairment or long term condition, please ensure you have your Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) and the date of grant for your benefit, which you will find on your most current income statement. If you are on a Rehabilitation Plan, evidence is also required.
Important Information: Local Entry Requirements

Additional Costs:
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;

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.

Other Information

Learners from the Lower Hunter may attend Singleton Campus for drop in sessions on Tuesday afternoon/evenings.