Certificate in Sheep and Cattle Farming

Master the essentials of raising sheep and beef cattle with the Certificate in Sheep and Cattle Farming, covering breeding, nutrition, disease management, wool production, and more. Learn to plan, market, and manage your farming enterprise with confidence and expertise.
Course Provider
My Learning Online
(RTO 22557)
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Start Anytime

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Flexible Online Delivery

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Payment Plans From $25 Per Week

Course Overview

Start Date
Start Anytime
Duration
This course is 15 weeks in duration but you have up to 12 months to complete the course with self-paced learning.
Delivery
100% Online
Career Outcomes
  • Farmer
  • Cattle Breeder
  • Stock Agent
  • Agronomist
  • Cattle Nutritionist
  • Cattle Sales (including feed and equipment sales )
  • Hobby Farmers
  • Sheep and Wool Farmers
  • Auctioneer Worker
  • Sheep and Cattle Broker
Course Modules
  1. Introduction to beef cattle and beef cattle breeds
  2. Beef Cattle Production Systems
  3. Beef Cattle Breeding
  4. Diseases in Beef Cattle – Viral and Bacterial
  5. Parasitic and Other Diseases in Beef Cattle
  6. Nutrition in Beef Cattle
  7. Commercial Herd Management
  8. Feed Lot Management
  9. Stud Herd Management
  10. Management, Economics, and Marketing
  11. Introduction; Terminology and Sheep Breeds
  12. Selection and Breeding
  13. Nutrition of Sheep
  14. Diseases of Sheep
  15. General Management of a Commercial Flock
  16. Care of the Lamb
  17. Wool
  18. The Marketing of Sheep and Sheep Products
Course Fees Include
  • Online 24/7 access to your course through the learning portal allowing you to study when it suits your schedule.
  • All study materials, including access to a variety of learning formats including video tutorials and text-based guides.
  • A course tutor to provide support, help and answer all your questions throughout the course.
  • A certificate of attainment upon completion of your course.
  • Lifetime access to the course content allowing you to have a refresher whenever you need.
Payment Options

Upfront payment or flexible payment plan starting from $25 per week. Only Australian Citizens & Permanent Residents are eligible for payment plans.

Why this course?

Farming and Agriculture are huge industries across Australia with lucrative job opportunities for those people not afraid to roll up their sleeves! Sheep and Cattle farming makes up a large part of this industry with Australia boasting some of the finest sheep and cattle across the globe.

This course will teach not only Beef Cattle but also Sheep and is ideal for beginner learners and those who have already completed study in agriculture and farming.

Being one of the more comprehensive and specific Beef Cattle and Sheep Farming courses online, this course has been specifically designed from the ground up by industry professionals to put you in good stead to develop a strong foundation of the industry and elevate your expertise above others looking for entry level employment in this highly rewarding industry.

Job opportunities are vast in this industry and this Sheep and Cattle Farming course is perfect for those looking to break into the industry or for those already working in the industry looking to get an edge on competitors or progress in their role! An agricultural science degree is a big commitment! Get through this course first then tackle University with confidence!

Tutor Support

Just because you are studying online, doesn’t mean you are studying alone. Feel totally supported with access to full tutor support over the phone and via email 6 days a week.

Accreditation

This certificate is accredited through the International Approval & Registration Centre (IARC). A non-profit, global organisation to help you gain employment.

*The contents are accurate at the time of writing. Get in touch with the course provider for the latest information.

About the Course Provider

My Learning Online

Learning Online is a new-age education provider with the mission of delivering practical skills to Australians so that you can get the most out of life. They specialise in carefully crafted short courses to deliver you the skills you’ll need to succeed. By partnering with industry experts their courses are highly relevant to what’s occurring in the industry right now. This means that when you graduate from a Learning Online course, you’ll be able to start applying those skills and create an impact in your role from day one. My Learning Online provides a broad selection of flexible online courses, offering practical skills in fields such as agriculture, animal care, business, and photography. Developed with industry experts, these courses ensure immediate relevance and applicability across various sectors. Ideal for those looking to advance their career, switch industries, or pursue a passion, My Learning Online's courses allow for flexible, online study, enabling learners to gain essential skills and knowledge at their own pace and convenience.
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