Training subsidies for Tassie Farmers!

Training subsidies for Tassie Farmers!

11 Nov, 2022

Training Subsidies for Tassie Farmers

Flexible online study that is focused on improving your farm business. 

Expressions of interest are open for agricultural workers to enrol in these courses: 

Practical, relevant course work based on your own farm. No need to travel or attend class at set times! Most students complete a Diploma over 2 years and appreciate the flexibility to fit study around your peak production periods. 

To apply, complete an EMPLOYER DECLARATION  for your preferred course and return to by 24 November 2022. If you have any queries, contact us on 02 6884 8812.

Employer declaration - Agriculture

Employer declaration - Agribusiness

Employer declaration - Chemical

The fine print: 

  • Learners must be employed - this includes self employed, casual, part time or full time employment.

  • Learners must meet the course entry requirements including having access to a farm or agricultural business that operates on a commercial scale. Learners will base their assessments on this enterprise and will develop their knowledge of the business in the process of completing their course. 

  • Learners must be a Tasmanian resident with work and study rights - such as being an Australian citizen, permanent resident or approved visa holders (visa holders should contact us for confirmation of eligibility). 

  • The learners employer must pay the specified contribution - for businesses with less than 20 full time equivalent employees the contribution is 10%.  Larger business should contact us to discuss. 

  • Subsidised by Tasmanian Skills Fund, Dept of State Growth to approved applicants. Successful applications will be notified and training is expected to commence in early 2023.