AMPSS00018 - Game Harvester Skill Set


This Skill Set covers the skills and knowledge to shoot and harvest wild game animals

Topics include hygiene and sanitation, an overview of the wild game meat industry, operating a game harvesting vehicle, eviscerating, inspecting and tagging wild game and using firearms.

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  • > Completion of the Training Account Consent Form - you are required to upload a completed form at the time of enrolment (you can download a copy of the form under the Files & Resources tab below)
    > Q-Fever Vaccination
    > Firearm License - if you do not have your Firearm License you will not be eligible to register into the Game Harvester Skill Set (your Firearm License can be obtained by registering into the TAFE SA short course: Firearm Safety Training – Kangaroo Field Processing)
    > This course is subsidised by the government and you must meet criteria to be eligible for the subsidised rate - you can find the eligibility criteria under the Files & Resources tab below.
  • Apply hygiene and sanitation practices (AMPCOR202)

    Overview wild game meat industry (AMPG300)

    Operate a game harvesting vehicle (AMPG301)

    Eviscerate, inspect and tag wild game carcase in the field (AMPG302)

    Use firearms to harvest wild game (AMPG306)

    Sharpen knives (AMPX209)

Short Course Delivery Locations Some short courses can provide accreditation for industry-specific registration, while others merely provide skills and knowledge in the subject area. Concession prices are available for some courses.




Dates to be advised

Class Times
Student Visa (500)

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Cost Information
This is a subsidised rate. If you are ineligible for subsidy the full fee cost of $4500 will apply.



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