Agriculture & Science


Study Areas
Course Types

Certificate III in Shearing

Duration Up to 48 months Part Time
National CodeAHC32910
TAFE SA CodeTP00147
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Units
Example Career ProfileShearerShearer
FacultiesPrimary Industries and Science
PrintCreate PDF of this page

Course Types:

Campus Locations for Course Delivery


Campus/Delivery SATAC
Application Study Mode Study Load
Full / Part Time
Gilles Plains640336Apply Now On & Off CampusPTDay Only

Course Admission Requirements

  • Certificate II in Shearing

    Course Notes & Special Requirements

    • Students wishing to access WorkReady funding will be required to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills as part of course counselling before enrolling.
    • If there are more applicants than available places, TAFE SA will make offers based on date of application.

    How to Apply

    Award Courses

    Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    Job titles relevant to this qualification include: Shearer - Professional Level

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Certificate III in Shearing (AHC32910)
    This qualification relates to shearing at the professional level. This requires a high standard of workmanship at a rate of at least 120 sheep per day. 7 core units.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


    This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative.

    To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.