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Certificate IV in Agriculture

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Build your leadership potential with a Certificate IV in Agriculture. Gain or nurture specialist skills in farming such as animal breeding, costing and crop establishment, improvement and harvest.

Key details

Degree Type
Certificate
Duration
12 months full-time
Course Code
AHC40116
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Mar

About this course

Grow your expertise

Build your leadership potential with a Certificate IV in Agriculture. Gain or nurture specialist skills in farming such as animal breeding, costing and crop establishment, improvement and harvest. Take on supervisory roles as you learn how to run a working farm.

Develop your abilities

By combining practical scientific knowledge with business and management skills, this course equips you for a fulfilling career on the land. Build applied skills for leadership and management roles in agricultural enterprises and businesses that service the food production sector.

Fertilise your path to success

Learn from teachers who are experts in their fields of grain, dairy, wool, sheep and beef production. You'll gain both theoretical knowledge in class at our Epping campus and hands-on experience at our working farm at Yan Yean.

Entry requirements

There are no formal prerequisites, however successful completion of a Certificate II in Agriculture as part of VETiS, a VCE Agriculture/Horticulture program to Level 2, or relevant industry experience, will provide a sound basis for enrolment that may also lead to a reduction of the course duration.

Study locations

Yan Yean at Northern Lodge

Epping

Career pathways

As a graduate of this course you may gain entry into a wide range of occupations in the agricultural sector.

  • Farm Manager
  • Farm Operator
  • Agricultural Industry Supervisor
  • Team Leader
  • AHC50116 Diploma of Agriculture

Credit for prior study or work

You can seek Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) where your work experience or qualifications of an advanced and related nature have been undertaken. RPL is individually assessed based on evidence submitted by the student to the teaching department. Applications for RPL will be assessed by relevant Melbourne Polytechnic trainers, academics and where appropriate, industry experts.