This qualification provides an entry level occupational outcome in agriculture.
The qualification enables individuals to select a livestock production or cropping context as a job focus or, in the case of mixed farming enterprises, both.
Industry expects individuals with this qualification to carry out routine tasks under general supervision and exercise limited autonomy with some accountability for their own work.
This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship.
Job roles vary across different industry sectors and may include:
Assistant animal attendant/stock person
Assistant Farm or Station hand
Assistant Farm or Station worker
Assistant Farm or Station labourer
Total number of units = 18
Core Units = 3
Elective Units = 15