AHC40116 Certificate IV in Agriculture

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Course description

A Certificate IV in Agriculture AHC40116 is perfect for students who need both farming skills and knowledge of business administration. This certificate is flexible and students can choose electives in organic farming, working with livestock, business administration, and using chemicals.

The Certificate IV in Agriculture AHC40116 is a nationally recognised training qualification and part of the official Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package.

Nationally recognised

Average duration

24 months

Online or Distance

On-campus

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Administration and Management

Planning and coordination of people and resources.

Biology

Plant and animal organisms, their tissues, cells, functions, how they rely on and work with each other and the environment.

Critical Thinking

Evaluating the benefits and costs of different solutions for a problem.

Management of Personnel Resources

Motivating, developing, and directing people as they work, and choosing the best people for the job.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Farm Supervisor $1,340 weekly pay
Dairy Farm Manager$1,340 weekly pay
Farm Manager$1,340 weekly pay
Livestock Manager$1,340 weekly pay
Cattle Manager$1,340 weekly pay
Piggery Manager$1,340 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Agricultural Branch Manager$2,100 weekly pay
Horticulture Business Manager$1,730 weekly pay

Subjects

You will be required to complete a number of units of competencey for this qualifiation. Example units have been provided below but may vary for each provider.

AHCAGB401
Plan and implement property improvement

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to plan and implement property improvement. All work must be carried out to comply with workplace procedures, work health and safety legislation and codes, and sustainability practices.

AHCAGB402
Analyse and interpret production data

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to analyse and interpret animal, crop and horticultural production data.

AHCBAC401
Manage pastures for livestock production

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to manage pastures for livestock production. All work must be carried out to comply with workplace procedures, work health and safety and biosecurity legislation and codes, and sustainability practices.

AHCBAC402
Plan a pasture establishment program

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to plan a pasture establishment program. All work must be carried out to comply with workplace procedures, work health and safety and biosecurity legislation and codes, and sustainability practices.

AHCWHS401
Maintain work health and safety processes

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to facilitate meetings and document actions that relate to the consideration of work health and safety issues in the workplace. This unit is applicable to nominated work health and safety representatives in a workplace.

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Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the AHC40116 Certificate IV in Agriculture. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the AHC40116 Certificate IV in Agriculture such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

Australian Qualifications Framework
Nationally Recognised Training


This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

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