Wool Handling (Assist in Preparing for Shearing and Crutching, Pen Sheep, Perform Board Duties, Carry Out Wool Pressing, Observe Environmental Work Practices) (Cert II in Wool Handling)

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This learning resource covers the process of assisting the owner/classer in the preparation of sheds and facilities prior to shearing and crutching operations. It requires following directions, cleaning the shed, checking equipment for correction operation and disposing of contaminants. Assisting in the preparation of sheds for shearing and crutching also involves positioning of equipment used in wool handling and ensuring it is ready for use.

Classifications

AQF - Australian Quality Framework
Certificate II

Industry Classification Scheme
Agriculture

National Code - Training.gov.au
AHCSHG202A: Assist in preparing for shearing and crutching, AHCWOL201A: Pen sheep, AHCWOL202A: Perform board duties, AHCWOL203A: Carry out wool pressing, AHCWRK202A: Observe environmental work practices

Copyright Description

Copyright © 2017 TAFE SA, Government of South Australia. All rights reserved. Terms and conditions apply.

Catalogue Item

TAFEshop Identifier: TAFESA-1656

TAFEshop Catalogue: 04.138.1700-E1

TAFE SA

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