The Certificate III in Agriculture (Dairy Production) is the recognised qualification to become a qualified Dairy Farmhand.
You'll learn core skills in animal nutrition and care, establishing crops and pastures, and rearing newborn/young livestock.
You'll also learn important safety skills in a range of equipment, including chainsaws and quad bikes, as well as how to safely use, transport, and store chemicals.
Training package entry requirements
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
GOTAFE preferred entry requirements
Before being accepted into this course applicants must:
Successful completion of this program provides career opportunities for people operating under limited supervision on farms and also in other agricultural services industries. This course prepares you to work in the Dairy Industry as a Dairy Farmhand which may:
Skills Recognition is an assessment only process that may result in credits towards a part or full qualification. There is no formal training involved, although you may choose to complete further training as a result of the assessment process.
You can apply for Skills Recognition before you enrol in the qualification you are seeking. You can apply for Skills Recognition through one or both of the following processes:
Please note: Eligible individuals who wish to access a government subsidised place, must participate in a Pre-training Review. This will consider your:
Enrolment in general public entry courses will require a selection interview. Please call 1300 468 233 to enquire further.