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Tractors and Front End Loaders

SA2TRAFL19

From Certificate II in Agriculture - AHC20116

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Tractors and Front End Loaders – SA2TRAFL19

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Course Overview

This course will teach you how to safely operate agricultural tractors—with and without front end loaders and other attachments.

You'll learn about the distinguishing characteristics of individual tractors, including rated power, steering systems and operational complexities.

This program covers:

  • OH&S, Vic Roads and manufacturer’s requirements for safe operation
  • Routine pre-start checks
  • Shutdown procedures
  • Practical agricultural tractor operation
  • Basic maintenance of tractors and equipment
  • Pre- and post-use checks on equipment

Please note that you must be 16 years or older to take part in this course.

This course forms part of Certificate II in Agriculture.

Course Dates & Times

Seymour - Wallis Street

Two Day Workshop - Friday 16th & 30th August - 8.30am to 4.30pm / 2019

Fee Information

All applicants fall under one of the following:

To be elegible for a government subsidy you must:

  • Be an Australian citizen; or
  • A new holder of a permanent visa; or
  • A New Zealand citizen

1. Subsidised Standard
$200.00
2. Subsidised Standard (Concession)
$40.00
3. Full Fee
$300.00

All applicants are liable for the following costs:

Course Materials
$20.00

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Please note all fees and charges are correct at time of publication for 2019 and may change without notice. 2020 fees are yet to be published.

Students will be invoiced for the components of the course that they are enrolled into for each year or semester.

Material fees cover costs associated with the following where applicable, and not limited to:

  • Classroom activity consumables, handouts and booklets
  • E-Learning resources and associated license access fees
  • Excursions

Additionally some courses require students to purchase or supply text books, kits, tools, uniforms and personal protection equipment. Some specific materials may be purchased through the GOTAFE Bookshop. A full list with associated costs will be provided to you at your course information session or during the pre-training review Interview.

Core Units
AHCMOM202
Operate tractors
AHCMOM207
Conduct front-end loader operations

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Services include on campus supports and remote supports

  • Counselling
  • employment information
  • careers
  • activities etc.

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Refer to the Student Handbook for information regarding Learner’s Rights Student Handbook.

Further information is provided at course induction.

Please note: Eligible individuals who wish to access a government subsidised place, must participate in a Pre-training Review. This will consider your:

  • Aspirations/career goals
  • Educational attainment and capability
  • Literacy and numeracy skills
  • Suitability for Recognition for Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer

Enrolment in general public entry courses will require a selection interview. Please call 1300 468 233 to enquire further.

Skills Recognition is an assessment only process that may result in credits towards a part or full qualification. There is no formal training involved, although you may choose to complete further training as a result of the assessment process.

You can apply for Skills Recognition before you enrol in the qualification you are seeking. You can apply for Skills Recognition through one or both of the following processes:

  • Credit Transfer for formal training that might be equivalent to a new qualification or partial qualification
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for people who have relevant and current skills and knowledge that they have gained through non-formal or informal learning i.e. work or life experience.

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