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Course Info

Certificate III in Wool Clip Preparation

National Course Code: AHC33016

Overview

The nationally accredited Certificate III in Wool Clip Preparation is the entry-level qualification you need to apply for an Owner Classer registration with the Australian Wool Exchange (AWEX). In this course, you will develop the knowledge and skills needed to work as a wool classer on your property.

LEARN NEW SKILLS

Through theoretical and practical course work, you will learn to:

  • Appraise wool using industry descriptions
  • Class wool to industry standards
  • Document wool clips in preparation for sale
  • Implement and monitor quality assurance processes
  • Liaise with wool brokers to determine classing strategies

DEVELOP YOUR TALENT

Develop the personal attributes that will help you get ahead:

  • High level communication
  • Team work and collaboration
  • Organisational skills
  • Attention to detail

ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

Completing this course will provide you with:

  • A nationally recognised Certificate III qualification
  • Eligibility to register with the Australian Wool Exchange (AWEX) as an Owner Classer
  • Access to a strong industry in need of qualified wool classers

Career opportunities:

  • Farm or station manager
  • Wool area manager or stock agent
  • Wool broker
  • Wool store worker

GROW YOUR CAREER

Build on your expertise with these further study options:

  • Certificate IV in Wool Classing
  • Diploma of Agriculture
  • Advanced Diploma of Agribusiness Management

INDUSTRY DEMAND

According to the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, Australia is one of the largest wool producers in the world. There is a shortage of skilled wool classers, despite the drought and lower sheep numbers, and this course appears on the NSW Skills List.

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