AHC32916 Certificate III in Shearing
The Certificate III in Shearing Course covers occupational outcomes for shearing at the professional level. This requires a high standard of workmanship at a rate of at least 120 adult merino sheep or 140 adult crossbred sheep per day.
This course can be completed by attending our “Improver” courses which are fully paid jobs as per a normal working day, campout & include one on one teaching to maximize your potential.
Our leading industry trainers provide expert tips on shearing & your equipment throughout the duration of the course to enable you to shear to enable you to go to the next level. Our trainers inlcude State, & National champions ready to pass on their knowledge & expertise to increase your dailly tallies, quality, & fitness.
The Course is suitable for participants employed in the industry who have completed a Certificate II in shearing & looking to further their skills.
Training & delivery of this qualification can be structured using a combination of theoretical tasks, practical & skill based activities & mentoring will be conducted in-shed.
Graduates are highly sought after by the woolharvesting industry due to the high level of training, leading to excellent employment outcomes.
COURSE DURATION: 5 - 10 Days
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: AHC21316 Certificate II in Shearing
PRE-REQUISITES: Minimum Age 16
DELIVERY LOCATIONS: Statewide across Victoria & SA
AHCWHS301 Contribute to work health and safety practices
AHCSHG204 Shear sheep to improver level
AHCWRK305 Coordinate work site activities
AHCSHG302 Prepare combs and cutters for machine shearing
AHCSHG303 Maintain and service shearing handpieces
AHCLSK331 Comply with industry animal welfare requirements
AHCSHG304 Shear sheep to professional level
AHCSHG305 Maintain consistent shearing performance