Rural Fencing

Level 3 Cost $1955

Length 35 weeks including 2 weeks holiday
Full Time

Locations 2 See all

Course Starting February 2019

This programme is for students wanting a career in rural fencing.  It prepares them to construct, repair and maintain the range of fence types and stock yards they will work with on farms.

ENTRY CRITERIA

Students must be:

  • Aged 16 or over.
  • Hold or working towards a learner's, restricted or full driver’s licence.
  • Being physically able and strong enough to work safely with fencing equipment and materials.
  • Having sufficient literacy and numeracy to manage the demands of the programme.

International students must have sufficient English language skills, confirmed by a formal assessment.  

Students are selected on their expressed interest in fencing, a willingness to meet the attendance and academic requirements of the programme including the work placement component. 

PATHWAYS 
Graduates of this programme are likely to move into employment. 

JOB OPPORTUNITIES
Could include:

  • Rural fencing contractor
  • Fencer General

PROGRAMME CONTENT
Content can include topics such as:

  • Fencing Health and Safety
  • Fencing Machinery, Equipment and Vehicles
  • Fencing Planning
  • Basic Fencing
  • Electric Fences
  • Conventional Fences
  • Post and Rail Fences

Compulsory Student Services Fee: $200.00

Jobs this programme could lead to: