Course Description

The Certificate IV in Agriculture will teach you intermediate skills in livestock and crop production, as well as giving you the option to specialise in organic production or agribusiness, should you want to own or manage your own business.

When you study the Certificate IV in Agriculture, you’ll learn a range of practical skills, such as:

  • Livestock production fundamentals, including welfare and breeding programs
  • Broadacre crop production
  • Budgeting and analysis

You’ll then specialise in one of the following:

  • Organic production
  • Agribusiness – ideal if you want to manage your own farming business

The course content of the Certificate IV was developed with insights from industry experts so you can be sure that the skills and techniques you learn will be relevant when you begin to progress in the industry.

The Certificate IV includes a work placement. This will give you the chance to gain hands-on experience in a working agricultural business and put the theory you learn on the course into practice.

This course involves work placement that currently needs to be undertaken in Australia. More information available in our FAQs

Potential career outcomes

  • Farm Supervisor
  • Farm Team Leader
  • Shed Supervisor