Handle Livestock Using Basic Techniques

Pricing

50.00AUDIn Stock
Resource Kit: $50.00 Add To Cart
Preview
  • PDF thumbnail
  • PDF thumbnail

Description

This competency standard covers the functions required to move, draft and control livestock using basic methods and procedures in an agricultural enterprise. It requires the application of skills and knowledge to carry out livestock handling operations safely and humanely in prepared handling areas using appropriate equipment and techniques. Competency requires an awareness of animal welfare legislative requirements and enterprise workplace safe practices. The work is likely to be carried out under routine supervision within enterprise guidelines.

Classifications

AQF - Australian Quality Framework
Certificate II

Industry Classification Scheme
Agriculture / Horticulture / Conservation and Land Management

National Code - Training.gov.au
AHCLSK205A: Handle Livestock Using Basic Techniques

Copyright Description

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

Catalogue Item

TAFEshop Identifier: TAFESA-999

TAFEshop Catalogue: 08.0221.0812

ISBN: 978-1-86506-179-5

TAFE SA

Related Resources


Treat Plant Pests, Diseases and Disorders

This resource will help to build knowledge and skills and your responses to the learning activities can be presented as evidence in your final competency assessment. When you have completed this competency you should be able to prepare to treat plant pests, diseases and disorders, apply treatments to plant pests, diseases and disorders and carry out post treatment operations.

Learner Guide$31.00

Prepare Handpiece & Downtube; Grind combs and cutters for machine shearing; Crutch Sheep; Undertake Basic Shearing and Crutching; Shear Sheep (to Novice/Improver Level) Cert II in Shearing

This learning resource covers the process of preparing handpieces for machine shearing. Work is likely to be under routine supervision and requires the ability to prepare combs, cutters and handpieces for shearing, lubricate and maintain handpiece and downtube, recognise and remedy health and safety hazards, carry out minor maintenance and report any OHS hazards to the appropriate person. Preparing handpieces and down tubes for machine shearing requires knowledge of components of a shearing handpiece, downtube terminology and assembly procedures for handpieces, maintenance and lubrication procedures for shearing equipment and handpieces, types of combs and cutters to use under different conditions and OHS policies and practices in the shearing shed.

Learner Guide$35.00

Operate Machinery and Equipment

This competency standard covers the maintenance and operation of machinery and equipment. A practical application of skills and knowledge is required to carry out pre-operational checks, calibrate equipment, report faults and maintain operational records. In addition, an awareness of workplace safety and positive environmental practices associated with machinery and equipment operation is essential. This work is likely to be carried out under routine supervision within enterprise guidelines.

Learner Guide$30.00
Workbook$20.00