About the Course

Develop your post-trade skills and knowledge to become an agriculture specialist with the nationally recognised Certificate IV in Agriculture. Taught by agri-professionals, this course is designed to meet the needs of supervisors and team leaders in the agriculture industry.

Learn all about maintaining safe agricultural working practices, as well as other selected skills areas including:

- Cropping
- Dairy
- Livestock production
- Agribusiness
- Chemicals use
- Irrigation
- Machinery operation and maintenance
- Organic production
- Pest management

On successful completion of the course, you may find work in roles such as farm team leader, farm supervisor or shed supervisor.

The Certificate IV in Agriculture has flexible study options.

NSW Skills List

This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled

Available as a traineeship

This course is targeted to people who have access to workplaces which will provide experiences and learning to support the agreed units for the qualification.

Qualification Certificate IV
National Code AHC40116
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Career Opportunities

Job roles vary across different industry sectors and include:
Farm team leader
Farm supervisor

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus

You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?


  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: AHC40116-01V02-19ORA-040


How will I study?

Delivery Location: Orange College, Forest Road Campus

Block dates, Face to face, are 18th and 19th March, 8th and 9th April, 20th and 21st May, 17th and 18th June, 22nd and 23rd July, 19th and 20th August, and 16th and 17th September. Start time each day 8:30am finish at 4.30pm.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

7 block of 2 days each. Delivery location is TAFE Forest Road Campus, Orange.

Start Date: 18 February 2019
End Date: 29 November 2019

What will I pay?

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $3,240.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Payment Options

Eligible For Instalments

TAFE Western can also make arrangements for payment by instalment. Contact us to discuss how you can use these arrangements.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline 131601