The shearing industry expects this qualification to be achieved to meet job outcomes as a 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
Skills covered include animal welfare requirements, preparing combs and cutters, maintaining handpieces, shearing to a professional level 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