Updating Results

Certificate III in Agriculture (Dairy Production) (Traineeship)

  • Certificate

Interested in a career in the rapidly expanding dairy industry? This traineeship will give you a career that takes you outdoors and doing practical, hands-on work. This course is suitable for anyone looking to begin their career in the dairy industry.

Key details

Degree Type
Certificate
Duration
2 years full-time
Course Code
AHC30216
Study Mode
In person, Online
Intake Months
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Domestic Fees
$3,410 total

About this course

Interested in a career in the rapidly expanding dairy industry?

This traineeship will give you a career that takes you outdoors and doing practical, hands-on work.

This course is suitable for anyone looking to begin their career in the dairy industry. It will equip you with a variety of agricultural skills that will give you the basis to confidently work in the dairy industry. Study areas include animal nutrition, animal health, and machinery operation.

Entry requirements

You need to be employed in this field with a registered employer before commencing this course.

If you are currently not employed in this field please contact the Skills and Jobs centre for further advice on 1300 648 911.

Study locations

Colac

Glenormiston

Online

What you will learn

Through a combination of on-the-job training and classes at the Glenormiston Training Facility, you will develop a variety of agricultural skills pertaining to the dairy industry including:
  • coordinating milking operations
  • implementing procedures for calving
  • rearing newborn and young livestock
  • establishing pastures and crops for livestock production
  • animal nutrition
  • animal health
  • machinery operation
  • construct electric fencing
  • how to prepare, apply, transport and apply chemicals

Career pathways

  • Dairy farm hand