The Work in Agriculture Skill Set targets specific skill requirements for agriculture and rural employment.
This skillset is the ideal introductory training opportunity for new entrants to the agricultural industry. Participants will gain a solid foundation in essential farming skills including health and safety, chemical handling, modern tractor and machinery operation, and weed control.
On completion of this skill set students will receive a Statement of Attainment for the seven nationally recognised units of competency in which they are deemed competent. These units can contribute to full qualifications (see further study options below).
Face-to-face training will be delivered at Muresk Institute in two blocks:
• Block one: 16 August – 20 August (5 days)
• Block two: 23 August – 25 August (3 days)
Units Of Study:
AHCWHS301 Contribute to Work Health & Safety Processes
AHCMOM202 Operate Tractors
AHCMOM304 Operate Machinery & Equipment
AHCPMG301 Control Weeds
AHCCHM304 Transport & Store Chemicals
AHCCHM307 Prepare & Apply Chemicals to Control Pests, Weeds & Diseases
AHCWRK204 Work Effectively in the Industry