Learn while enjoying the outdoors and watch your work come to life. Enjoy the fresh air, get your hands dirty, and see the fruits of your labour with a rewarding career on the land.
New advances in technology including drones, autonomous vehicles, robotics, and biotechnology are reshaping the agricultural sector in Australia. Growth in the Asian export markets coupled with rising disposable incomes and changing diet trends are supporting continued growth in this sector.
TAFE Queensland offers a range of practical courses in rural operations, agriculture and agribusiness management, as well as conservation and land management. Whether you want to be a farm hand, park ranger, station manager, or natural resource manager, we have a course that will give you the skills you need to launch your agricultural career.
- Farm hand
- Jackaroo / Jillaroo
- Park ranger
- Station manager
- Natural resource manager
Diploma of Agribusiness Management / Diploma of Agriculture
Advance your career in agriculture with this high-level dual qualification. Become an agribusiness manager, or farm, property, or station manager.
- Farm Manager
- Property Manager
- Station Manager
- Farm Production Manager
- Production Unit Manager
- Agribusiness Manager/Administrator
- Farm Manager/Administrator
- Production Unit Manager/Administrator
Certificate III in Rural Operations
Start your career in rural operations with this entry-level course and develop practical skills needed to work across a variety of roles including senior operations farmhand.
- Rural Sales Assistant
- Rural Operations Worker
- Senior Rural Operations Farmhand