New Zealand Certificate in Woolshed Skills

Te Pukenga Work Based Learning Limited - Primary Industry Training Organisation

Subject area

Wool and Fibre Harvesting

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

The following legislation, guidelines, and subsequent amendments apply:
- Health and Safety at Work Act 2015
- Animal Welfare Act 1999
- New Zealand Wool Classers Association Good Practice Guidelines.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the wool industry with individuals who have the necessary skills and knowledge to safely and efficiently work in a woolshed.

Graduates will be able to work under limited supervision to carry out woolshed tasks in an appropriate and effective manner, ensuring product quality is maintained.

This qualification includes strands to recognise the specific skills and knowledge required for wool handlers and wool pressers.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Agriculture at this level can earn:

$48,000

Median earnings one year after study

$49,000

Median earnings two years after study

$54,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

73%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Bashford-Nicholls Trust Vocational Study Scholarships

Provided by:

Royce Nicholls Trust/Margaret Bashford Trust

Website:

https://bashford-nicholls.org.nz/

Value:

$1,000

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Ikawai Community Scholarship

Provided by:

Waimate Accountants - Ikawai Community Scholarship Fund C/-

Value:

Varies, could be up to $5000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 691 111
Phone: (08) 00 20 80 20
Fax: (04) 801 9626
Email: info@primaryito.ac.nz
Web: http://www.primaryito.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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