Certificate III in Meat Processing (Retail Butcher)

Duration Up to 6 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeAMP30815
TAFE SA CodeTP00882
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This course will provide you with all the knowledge and skills required to become a fully qualified retail butcher.



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Course Admission Requirements

  • No course admission requirements
    If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by Date of application
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    Employment Outcomes

    Job role titles covered by this qualification may include butcher, butcher shop sales assistant, meat department worker, assistant butcher, meat wholesale worker, boning room assistant.

    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 Meat Processing (Retail Butcher) (AMP30815)
    This qualification is suitable for the meat retailing or butcher sector. Students learn about work practices in retail meat enterprises in relation to health, safety, hygiene, quality and productivity. Students also learn how to prepare, package and merchandise a range of meat products including primal and specialist cuts. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 37 core units and 7 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.


     Fee Range (approx)
    Total TAFE SA course cost$7,332

    Please note that fees listed apply to the TAFE SA qualification only. Check the University website for Bachelor fees. Fees vary depending on the subjects you enrol into and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

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