Certificate in Farm Management

Learn How To Sustainably Manage Your Own Farm or Someone Else’s The Right Way

Are you looking for ways to improve your farming business but struggling to balance productivity with sustainability on your farm? Look no further! The Certificate in Farm Management is designed to transform you into a proficient farm manager, capable of running a successful agricultural enterprise that stands the test of time.

Artwork of a farm scene featuring a red barn with a silo and windmill, a tractor loaded with hay, and chickens gathered around a feeder.
Start Date
Start Anytime
Duration
Self-paced. Approximately 200 hours to complete the course, which has 2 key modules made up of 16 subjects.
Delivery
Flexible, online, self-paced learning with dedicated mentor support.

Course Overview

Course Modules

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Career Outcomes

This course is aimed at people interested in working in:

  • Farming
  • Organic Farming
  • Sustainable Farming
  • Livestock Management & Breeding
  • Farm Management
  • Farm Supply or Service Business
  • Food & Crop Production

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Who Will This Course Interest?

This course is a beginner-level course and will lay a sound foundation of knowledge and skills that can grow with experience and further study. Farm management is a competitive field, and this course will help you develop and strengthen your skills and knowledge to become more successful in farm management or a similar role and ensure you stand out from the competitors. Understanding the basics of what makes an effective farm management process while understanding sustainable agriculture when handling a farming business or services are broad skills that can be useful and implemented in farm management roles. 

Student Support

You’ll be fully supported with access to an allocated student support advisor, mentor and course consultants, who are available 5 days per week.

Assessments

Assessments are an important part of your study journey as they help ensure you stay on track and meet the learning objectives of each lesson before moving on to the next. They also help your student support advisor and mentors identify where any further support may be required so that you get the most out of your course. You will learn via various methods; a combination of reading, undertaking research and watching videos. Assessments might include case studies, quizzes, and written assessments.

Certification

Upon completing the course, you will receive a Statement of Attainment for each certificate completed and a Certificate of Completion.

About The Course

Discover Secrets to Sustainable and Profitable Farming: Your Blueprint to Mastering Farm Management

Are you looking for ways to improve your farming business, but struggling to balance productivity with sustainability on your farm? Do you find it challenging to manage resources, staff, and the business side of farming effectively? Look no further! The Certificate in Farm Management is designed to transform you into a proficient farm manager, capable of running a successful agricultural enterprise that stands the test of time.

Developed by industry experts from Australia and the UK, led by John Mason—a renowned author of three Farm Management books—this course dives deep into critical aspects of farm management. You'll learn strategic planning, whole farm planning, and even how to prepare a business plan that works. The course doesn't stop at production; it equips you with the skills to manage all resources effectively—be it human, physical, or natural. Plus, the course has a dedicated module on Sustainable Agriculture, ensuring that you understand the importance of environmental resources alongside financial gains.

This comprehensive course is broken down into two robust modules: Farm Management and Sustainable Agriculture. From viability analysis and management strategies to understanding soils, water, and land care, you'll gain a 360-degree view of what it takes to run a farm sustainably and profitably. You'll also delve into broad management strategies and specific plant and animal enterprises, ensuring that you're well-versed in all aspects of modern farming.

So, what's in it for you career-wise? Completing this course opens doors to various career paths, including roles in farming, farm consultancy, farm instruction, and even running your own farm supply or service business. This beginner-friendly course lays a strong foundation that will set you apart from the competition in this highly competitive field. Don't miss this chance to elevate your farming career to new heights today!

Study from $25 Per Week

Want to study for the Certificate in Farm Management but can’t afford to pay upfront? No problem! This course comes with a super affordable payment plan option. Simply pay as low as $25 per week towards until the course is paid off and stress less.

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