This qualification provides an entry level occupational outcome in wool handling. The wool industry expects individuals with this qualification to carry out routine wool handling tasks under general supervision and exercise limited autonomy with some accountability for their own work.
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 Wool Handling
This course covers animal welfare principles, preparing for shearing and crutching, penning sheep, board duties, wool pressing, environmental work practices and workplace safety. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 8 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.
of TAFE SA graduates find jobs or continue studying.
of TAFE SA graduates are satisfied with the overall quality of training.
* 2017 NCVER Student Outcomes Survey findings