Agriculture & Science


Study Areas
Course Types

Certificate II in Rural Operations

Duration Up to 12 months Part Time
National CodeAHC21210
TAFE SA CodeTP00206
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Units
Example Career ProfileFarm HandFarm Hand
FacultiesPrimary Industries and Science
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Campus Locations for Course Delivery


Campus/Delivery SATAC
Application Study Mode Study Load
Full / Part Time
Mount Gambier555363Apply Now On & Off CampusPTDay Only
Naracoorte557319Apply Now On CampusPTDay Only

Course Admission Requirements

  • No course admission requirements, however, students wishing to access WorkReady funding will be required to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills as part of course counselling before enrolling.

    Course Notes & Special Requirements

    • 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

    Depending on the units selected individuals can be employed not only in rural industries but also other rural and regional sectors, such as local government, tourism, hospitality, transport, construction, community services, information technology and metals.

    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 II in Rural Operations (AHC21210)
    This qualification provides an occupational outcome for industries and agencies in rural and regional Australia. 2 core units plus 13 elective 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.