Wool Classing

About the Course

This qualification is a specialist wool classing qualification for wool classers and enables them to apply for registration with AWEX Ltd. as a professional Australian wool classer.

This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship.

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 AHC41316
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Career Opportunities

Wool Classer

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?

Bathurst

  Starts Anytime

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: AHC41316-01V01-19BAT-004

Cowra

  Starts Anytime

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: AHC41316-01V01-19CWR-004

Dubbo

  Starts Anytime

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: AHC41316-01V01-18DUB-011

Bathurst

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Dubbo College, Narromine Road Campus

This course is for people who want to work as professional Wool Classers in the Australian wool harvesting industry. No previous experience is necessary however completion of Certificate II or III Wool Handling and/or industry experience prior to commencing Wool Classing is an advantage. Students can be recognised for previous industry experience after enrolment into this course.

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

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

Attendance at TAFE is one Saturday per month plus flexible study. A calendar of class dates will be provided after enrolment in the course

Course length: 6 hours per week for 2 Years

What will I pay?

Normal Smart & Skilled enrolment fees apply to this course. Students are also required to purchase an AWEX Code of Practice $25 and a First Aid book and bandages $35. Student learning resources are made available electronically at no charge or students can choose to purchase a paper based copy of the resources at an additional charge.

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.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $35.00.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline on 131601.

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Cowra

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Dubbo College, Narromine Road Campus

This course is for people who want to work as professional Wool Classers in the Australian wool harvesting industry. No previous experience is necessary however completion of Certificate II or III Wool Handling and/or industry experience prior to commencing Wool Classing is an advantage. Students can be recognised for previous industry experience after enrolment into this course.

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

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

Attendance at TAFE is one Saturday per month plus flexible study. A calendar of class dates will be provided after enrolment in the course

Course length: 6 hours per week for 2 Years

What will I pay?

Normal Smart & Skilled enrolment fees apply to this course. Students are also required to purchase an AWEX Code of Practice $25 and a First Aid book and bandages $35. Student learning resources are made available electronically at no charge or students can choose to purchase a paper based copy of the resources at an additional charge.

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.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $35.00.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline on 131601.

ENQUIRE

Dubbo

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Dubbo College, Narromine Road Campus

You will study via a combination of face to face classes, practical sessions, workplace training and home study. Students work on an individual learning program that allows them to work at their own pace. This allows students to complete the course in a shorter period of time through increased workload. Students commencing the course with previous industry experience can have their knowledge and skills assessed to fast track their course completion. The Woolclassing course can be started anytime throughout the year.

Students will be required to gain practical experience working as a wool handler in shearing sheds during their Woolclassing course.

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

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

Dubbo course hours are one Saturday per month 8.00am to 4.30pm or one night per week on Tuesday 5.00pm to 9.00pm

Course length: 6 hours per week for 2 Years every Saturday

Classes start at 8:00 AM and end at 4:30 PM

What will I pay?

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $1,000.00 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.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $35.00.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

What do I need?

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) - 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, please contact the teaching section.

ENQUIRE


Dubbo

  Starts Anytime

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: AHC41316-01V01-19DUB-004

Dubbo

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Dubbo College, Narromine Road Campus

This course is for people who want to work as professional Wool Classers in the Australian wool harvesting industry. No previous experience is necessary however completion of Certificate II or III Wool Handling and/or industry experience prior to commencing Wool Classing is an advantage. Students can be recognised for previous industry experience after enrolment into this course.

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

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

Attendance at TAFE is one Saturday per month plus flexible study. A calendar of class dates will be provided after enrolment in the course

Course length: 6 hours per week for 2 Years

What will I pay?

Normal Smart & Skilled enrolment fees apply to this course. Students are also required to purchase an AWEX Code of Practice $25 and a First Aid book and bandages $35. Student learning resources are made available electronically at no charge or students can choose to purchase a paper based copy of the resources at an additional charge.

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.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $35.00.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline on 131601.

ENQUIRE