Extensive, broad, in-depth professional education for a sustainable career working with livestock and animals reared for produce. Work in farm or land management, education, research, marketing or other support services.
Aim for a Future Working with Farm Animals
This course provides a solid foundation for people who wish to work with livestock and other animals which are bred and looked after for produce.
Learn about best practices for animal welfare and productivity systems through gaining an in-depth knowledge of animals from anatomy through to behaviour. Discover how to maintain farmland through proper management of animals.
Develop the skills to be successful in the animal husbandry industry
You can direct your studies to your current area of expertise, or choose a new direction for yourself. You can also make your studies as focused or as broad as you need it to be.
This program is different to many others, because it goes well beyond just teaching you basic animal husbandry skills, but offers a solid foundation of the necessary science and agricultural industry background. It is an “experiential based” learning program; designed to get you involved with a variety of industry professionals, while exploring the nature, scope and infinite possibilities of this diverse field of agriculture.
For ongoing success, you need to become “connected”. This networking within the industry will provide the basis to remain “connected”, so that you can evolve and adapt to changes as your career moves forward.
This can be established with the guidance from your program tutors who are are skilled professionals, who are experts in individual subject areas. The combination of their qualifications and many years of actual practical experience, will benefit you greatly as you work through the program.
If you are interested in working in agriculture at a technician or management level; in positions such as a farm manager, technical representatives, trainers or consultants – this is a great program for you.
This course provides the foundation you need for a lifelong and sustainable career or business with animals.
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