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DIPLOMA OF AQUACULTURE

National ID: SFI50111 | State ID: W990

 

Our lecturers understand your needs and aim to provide you with an innovative and flexible online learning experience.

This training program covers the following five unit clusters:

  • Introduction to Aquaculture
  • Production and planning
  • Systems design and management
  • Sustainable husbandry
  • Strategic development

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School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III
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Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an aquaculture/fish farm technician, small business operator (farming/breeding), field/fisheries officer or an operations manager.

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Where Broome
Broome
Derby
Fitzroy Crossing Centre
Halls Creek
Karratha
Kununurra
Duration
HowFace To Face
Flexible
Online
WhenAvailable this semester
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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

North Regional TAFE’s indicative fees for 2019 are available here. These fees are indicative for local students enrolling full-time in government funded courses in 2019. Your fees will be calculated from your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment. Concessions (for eligible courses at certificate levels I to IV) and annual course fee caps may apply. Other charges may apply. Please view the Department of Training and Workforce Development's course fees rate document for further fee information.

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This is a suggested course study plan. North Regional TAFE offers a variety of elective and alternate units. For more information about your study options and units, please discuss with North Regional TAFE prior to enrolling.

Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply basic food handling and safety practicesSFICORE101CD9166
Communicate in the seafood industrySFICORE103CD9167
Meet workplace OHS requirementsSFICORE106BD9169
Work effectively in the seafood industrySFICORE105BD9168
Group A Aquaculture Specialist Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop a stock nutrition programSFIAQUA501CD9157
Develop and implement an aquaculture breeding strategySFIAQUA502CD9158
Develop stock production planSFIAQUA509BD9164
Manage riskBSBRSK501BS8081
Plan and design stock culture or holding systems and structuresSFIAQUA508CD9163
Plan environmentally sustainable aquacultural practicesSFIAQUA504CD9160
Plan stock health managementSFIAQUA505CD9161
Group B Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Build and sustain an innovative work environmentBSBINN502AD0760
Collect and manage dataAHCWRK502AD7324
Coordinate sustainable aquacultural practicesSFIAQUA407CD9152
Facilitate continuous improvementBSBMGT516CD4868
Manage operational planBSBMGT515AD0847
Plan and monitor production processesAHCAGB503AD6639
Prepare reportsAHCWRK503AD7325
Supervise harvest and post-harvest activitiesSFIAQUA408CD9153
Imported Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Cost a projectAHCBUS402AD6735
Implement, monitor and review stock productionSFIAQUA409BD9154
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For most courses at North Regional TAFE, you can enrol anytime. Please visit our Apply and Enrol page, contact us on 1300 996 573, info@nrtafe.wa.edu.au or drop into your local campus.

To undertake an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract with an appropriate organisation. To find out more, please click here.

If you are an international student, please view your application process by clicking here.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

For most courses at North Regional TAFE, you can enrol anytime. Please visit our Apply and Enrol page, contact us on 1300 996 573, info@nrtafe.wa.edu.au or drop into your local campus.

To undertake an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract with an appropriate organisation. To find out more, please click here.

If you are an international student, please view your application process by clicking here.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

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